38. Is there a ban on vote buying? - Japan

Country: 
Japan
Question: 
38. Is there a ban on vote buying?
Answer: 
Yes
Source: 

Art 221-222, Vote buying is punished by imprisonment with or without work for not more than 3 years or a fine of not more than 500,000 yen. [description, not direct quote] (Source: Public Offices Election Act, 1950 (as amended by Act No. 35 of 2011))