Nevada Electronic Records and Transactions

Sec. § 720.200
Unlawful acts; penalty.


1.

It is unlawful for a person to:

(a)

Forge a digital signature; or

(b)

Provide false information knowingly to the Secretary of State with respect to any provision of this chapter or a regulation adopted pursuant thereto that requires such a person to provide information to the Secretary of State.

2.

A person who violates the provisions of subsection 1 is guilty of a gross misdemeanor.

3.

As used in this section, “forge a digital signature” means to create a digital signature that:

(a)

Is not authorized by the person who holds the private key used to create the digital signature; or

(b)

Although verifiable by a public key, the certificate that contains the public key identifies a subscriber who:

(1)

Does not exist; or

(2)

Does not hold the private key that corresponds to the public key contained in the certificate.
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Feb. 5, 2021