656. Falsification of certificates.

A person commits an offence1 if, with intent to deceive, he:

  1.  

    (1)     makes a false certificate2;

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    (2)     alters a certificate3;

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    (3)     uses a certificate which relates to another person in a way which suggests that it relates to himself4; or

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    (4)     allows a certificate which relates to him to be used by another person in a way which suggests that it relates to that other person5.

A person also commits an offence if he knowingly makes a false statement for the purpose of obtaining, or enabling another person to obtain, a certificate