SB 0522 Creates crime of fraudulent use of a debit device
LR Number:S0656.01I Fiscal Note:0656-01
Committee:Financial and Governmental Organization
Last Action:03/22/99 - Hearing Conducted S Financial & Governmental Journal page:
Organizations Committee
Effective Date:August 28, 1999
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SB 522 This act creates a crime of fraudulent use of a debit device. A debit device is defined as a card, code, number or device that initiates an electronic transfer. The term includes fraudulent use of an electronic transfer of benefits to recipients of public assistance.

The crime is punishable as a Class A misdemeanor, unless the value of property or services misappropriated within a 30 day period equals $150, which increases to a Class D felony. The provisions of this act are contained in SCS/SB 328, 87, 100 & 55.