S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
May 2, 2012
Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes
AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to unlawful manufacture,
production or reproduction of a vehicle identification number with
intent to defraud
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Section 170.65 of the penal law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 4 to read as follows:
(4) HE KNOWINGLY MANUFACTURES, PRODUCES OR REPRODUCES A VEHICLE IDEN-
TIFICATION NUMBER, ETCHING, LABEL, STICKER OR PLATE, WHICH WAS NOT MANU-
FACTURED, PRODUCED OR REPRODUCED IN ACCORDANCE WITH 49 USC 32101 ET SEQ.
AND REGULATIONS PROMULGATED THEREUNDER OR IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE
PROVISIONS OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW, WITH INTENT TO DEFRAUD.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.