Section 361. Document forgery

A penalty of a fine or imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years shall be applied to any person who
  1. a.
    forges or falsifies a document, or acquires a forged or falsified document with intent to use it or let it appear genuine and unfalsified,
  2. b.
    illegally makes use of a document as specified in a) and lets it appear genuine and unfalsified, or
  3. c.
    issues a document and falsely attributes to himself/herself a position that is of significant importance for the evidential value of the document, and lets the document appear correct.
A «document» in this chapter means an information carrier relating to a legal matter or which is suitable as evidence for a legal matter.