Here we are going to explain what is punishable offence in this section and how much has imprisonment or fine under section 471.
Using as genuine a forged document:-
In this section states that whoever fraudulently or dishonestly uses as genuine any document which he knows or has reason to believe to be a forged document, shall be punished in the same manner as if he had forged such document.
Offence: Using as genuine a forged document which is known to be forged
Punishment - Same as for Forgery of such document
This is a Bailable, Cognizable offence and Triable by Magistrate First Class