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in relation to his right to vote at such election with- Penalty for out exacting from such person such oath or other proof of qualification as may be required by law, or who shall willfully omit to challenge any person offering to vote whom he knows or suspects not to be entitled to a vote and who has not been challenged by any

conviction thereof, be adjudged guilty of a felony, and shall be punished by imprisonment in a state prison for not more than two years.

Sec. 59. Every judge of election, member of making, signany board of canvassers, messenger, poll clerk, or the false other officer authorized to take part in or perform any duty in relation to any canvass or official statement of the votes cast at any election, who shall willfully make, sign publish or deliver any false, return of the result of such election, knowing the same to be false, or who shall willfully deface, destroy, or conceal any statement or certificate intrusted to his care or custody shall, on conviction thereof, be adjudged of a felony, and shall be punished by imprisonment in a state prison for not less than two nor more than five years.

SEC. 60. If any person other than a judge of Depositing of election shall, at any such election, knowingly and ballots de willfully put, or cause to be put, any ballot or ballots, or other paper having the semblance thereof, into any box used at such election for the reception of votes; or if any such judge shall knowingly and willfully cause or permit any ballots to be in said box at the opening of the polls and before voting shall have commenced, or shall knowingly and

clared a felony.

willfully or fraudulently put any ballot or other paper having the semblance thereof into any such box at any such election, unless the same shall be offered by an elector, and his name shall have been found and checked upon the register as hereinbefore provided; or if any such judge or other officer or person shall fraudulently during the canvass of ballots in any manner change, substitute, or alter any ballot taken from the box then being canvassed, or from any box which has not been canvassed, or shall remove any ballot or semblance therefrom, or add any ballot or semblance thereof, the ballots taken from the box then being canvassed, every such person shall, upon conviction thereof, be adjudged guilty of felony, and shall be punished by imprisonment in a state prison for not less than one nor more than five

years. SEC. 61. If any judge of election, poll clerk, or other officer of registration, revision, election, or canvass of whom any duty is required in this chapter or by the general election laws of this state (so far as the same are consistent with the provisions of this chapter), shall be guilty of any willful neglect of such duty, or of any corrupt or fraudulent conduct or practice in the execution of the same, he shall on conviction thereof, be adjudged guilty of a felony, and shall be punished by imprisonment in a state prison for not less than one nor more than five

years. SEC. 62. Every judge of election, poll clerk, Blonde uhelies or other officer or person having the custody of any

record, register of votes or copy thereof, oath, re

Neglect of duty or iraudulent conduct by election officer,

Destroying, secreting,

and declerod a felony,

turn of votes, certificates, poll list, or any paper, document, or evidence of any description in this chapter directed to be made, filed, or preserved, who is guilty of stealing, willfully destroying, mutilating, defacing, falsifying, or fradulently removing or secreting the whole or any part thereof, or who shall fraudulently make an entry, erasure, or alteration therein, except as allowed and directed by the provisions of this chapter, or who permits any other person so to do, shall, upon the conviction thereof, be adjudged guilty of a felony, and shall be punished for each and every such offense by imprisonment in a state prison, not exceeding five years, and shall, in addition thereto, forfeit his office.

SEC. 63. Every person not an officer, such as is same. mentioned in the last preceding section, or who is guilty of any of the acts specified in said section, or who advises, procures, or abets the commission of the same, or any of them, shall, upon conviction thereof, be adjudged guilty of a felony, and for each and every such offense shall be punished by imprisonment in a states prison, not exceeding five years.

SEC. 64. Any person who shall be convicted of False swearwillful and corrupt false swearing or affirming in taking an oath or affirmation prescribed by or upon any examination provided for in this chapter, or upon being challenged as unqualified upon offering to register or vote, shall be adjudged guilty of willful and corrupt perjury.

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corruptly instigate, advise, induce, or procure any person to swear or affirm falsely, as aforesaid, or attempt or offer so to do, shall be adjudged guilty of subornation of perjury, and shall, upon conviction thereof, suffer the punishment directed by law in cases of willful and corrupt perjury.

SEC. 66. If any person shall fraudulently change or alter the ballot of any elector, or substitute one ballot for another, or fraudulently furnish any elector with a ballot containing more than the proper number of names, or shall intentionally practice any fraud upon any elector to induce him to deposit a ballot as his vote, and to have the same thrown out and not counted or to have the same counted for a person or candidate other than the person or candidate for whom such elector intended to vote, or otherwise defraud him of his vote, every such person shall, on conviction thereof, be adjudged guilty of felony, and shall, if an in

spector of election, poll clerk, or other officer of Punishment election, be punished with imprisonment in a state

prison not less than two nor more than five years, and if not such an inspector, poll clerk, or other officer of election, shall be punished by imprisonment in a state prison for not less than one nor more than five years.

SEC. 67. If any person who shall have been convicted of bribery, felony, or other infamous crime under the laws of this state, shall thereafter vote or offer to vote at any election in this state, without having been pardoned and restored to all the rights of a citizen, he shall, upon conviction

Criminals shall not attempt to vote.

commands of

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thereof, be adjudged guilty of a felony, and for each and every such offense, shall be punished by imprisonment in a state prison for not less than one nor more than three years.

SEC. 68. If any person shall willfully disobey Disobeying any lawful command of any judge of election, or misdemeaner of any board of judges of election, given in the execution of his or their duty as such, at an election, he shall, upon conviction thereof, be adjudged guilty of a misdemeanor, and shall be punished by imprisonment in a penitentiary for not less than thirty days nor more than one year, or by a fine of not less than two hundred and fifty nor more than one thousand dollars, or by both such fine and imprisonment.

SEC. 69. If at any general registration of obstructing voters, or revision thereof, or on any day of elec- provisions of tion, or during the canvass of the votes cast clared a felony. thereat, any person shall cause any breach of the peace or use any disorderly violence, or threats of violence, whereby any such registration, revision, election, or canvass shall be impeded or hindered, or whereby the lawful proceedings of any judges. of election or board of judges of election, or poll clerk, or other officer of such election, or challenger, or person designated to be present at the canvass of any ballots, as hereinbefore provided, are interfered with, every such person shall, upon conviction thereof, be adjudged guilty of a felony, and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by imprisonment in a state prison for not less than one year nor more than five years.

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