(1) It is an offence for a person knowingly or recklessly—
(a) to deliver or cause to be delivered to the registrar, for any purpose of the Companies Acts, a document, or
(b) to make to the registrar, for any such purpose, a statement,
that is misleading, false or deceptive in a material particular.
(2) A person guilty of an offence under this section is liable—
(a) on conviction on indictment, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years or a fine (or both);
(b) on summary conviction—
(i) in England and Wales, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding
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