§ 210.00 Perjury and Related Offenses; Definitions of Terms
§ 210.05 Perjury in the Third Degree
§ 210.10 Perjury in the Second Degree
§ 210.15 Perjury in the First Degree
§ 210.20 Perjury; Pleading and Proof Where Inconsistent Statements Involved
§ 210.25 Perjury; Defense
§ 210.30 Perjury; No Defense
§ 210.35 Making an Apparently Sworn False Statement in the Second Degree
§ 210.40 Making an Apparently Sworn False Statement in the First Degree
§ 210.45 Making a Punishable False Written Statement
§ 210.50 Perjury and Related Offenses; Requirement of Corroboration

Terms Used In New York Laws > Penal > Part 3 > Title L > Article 210 - Perjury and Related Offenses

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • salary: shall mean the amount of compensation that is to be paid to a teacher for services rendered during the full ten months period that the public schools of the district are required by law to be in session during any school year. See
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Teachers: shall mean all full-time members of the teaching and supervisory staff of each school district of the state, including, if employed in such district, the superintendent of schools, associate, district or other superintendents, members of the board of examiners, directors,


    supervisors, principals, administrative assistants, first assistants, teachers, school psychologists, social workers in a city having a population of over one million, lecturers and special instructors, except employees holding the positions enumerated in subdivisions one and two of section thirty-one hundred six of this article. See

  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Year of service: shall mean the number of years which a teacher has served in the school district in which he is employed including the year for which a determination for salary purposes is made. See