79-541. Class I school district; district elections or meetings; refusal to take oath; false oath; penalty.

If any person challenged under section 79-540 refuses to take such oath, his or her vote shall be rejected. Any person who willfully takes a false oath or makes a false affirmation under the provisions of such section shall be deemed guilty of perjury and shall, upon conviction, be fined or imprisoned as provided in section 28-915.

Source:Laws 1881, c. 78, subdivision II, § 6, p. 339; R.S.1913, § 6735; C.S.1922, § 6273; C.S.1929, § 79-206; R.S.1943, § 79-206; Laws 1949, c. 256, § 68, p. 715; Laws 1978, LB 748, § 44; R.S.1943, (1994), § 79-429; Laws 1996, LB 900, § 294.