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Title 12 : Court Procedure

Chapter 213 : JUDICIAL FORMS

Subchapter 004 : Indictments and Presentments

(Cite as: 12 V.S.A. § 6043)
  • § 6043. Perjury in swearing to material matter in relation to which oath is authorized

     

    Indictment Against a Person for Committing Perjury in Swearing 

    or Affirming to a Material Matter in a Writing in Relation 

    to Which an Oath or Affirmation is Authorized by Law

     

    STATE OF VERMONT,            Be it remembered that at a term

    .................... County, ss.                }       of the Superior Court begun and held

    at  ...................., within and for the county of  ...................., aforesaid, on the  .................... day of  .................... A.D. 20 ......., the grand jurors within and for such county of  ......................................,  upon their oath present, that A. B. of  .................... in the county of   ...................., at  .................... in such county, on the .................... day of  .................... A.D. 20  .........., before G. H., then and there having competent authority to administer oaths, committed the crime of perjury, by falsely swearing (or affirming) to material  matter in writing required by law to be sworn to (here insert substance of writing) signed by said A. B., which material matter is in substance as follows: (here set out the matter in such writing claimed to be false) against  the peace and dignity of the State.

     (Amended 1973, No. 193 (Adj. Sess.), § 3, eff. April 9, 1974.)