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 103 Inducing common carrier to issue bill of lading when goods have not been received

General Business (GBS)

Inducing common carrier to issue bill of lading when goods have not been received. Any person who with intent to defraud secures the issue by a common carrier of a bill of lading knowing that at the time of such issue, any or all of the goods described in such bill of lading as received for transportation have not been received by such common carrier, or an agent of such common carrier or a connecting common carrier, or are not under the common carrier's control, by inducing an officer, agent or servant of such common carrier falsely to believe that such goods have been received by such common carrier, or are under its control, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.