1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. General Business
  4. Article 9: Bills of Lading, Warehouse Receipts, Other Receipts and Vouchers


Section 100 Issue of duplicate bill of lading not so marked

General Business (GBS)

Any officer, agent or servant of a common carrier, who with intent to defraud issues or aids in issuing a duplicate or additional negotiable bill of lading for goods, other than goods to be transported to any place in the United States except Alaska and Hawaii, without plainly placing upon the face thereof the word "duplicate", knowing that a former negotiable bill of lading for the same goods or any part of them is outstanding and uncanceled, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.