- The Laws of New York
- Consolidated Laws
- General Business
- Article 9: Bills of Lading, Warehouse Receipts, Other Receipts and Vouchers
Section 98 Issue of bill of lading for goods not received
General Business (GBS)
Any officer, agent or servant of a common carrier, who with intent to defraud issues or aids in issuing a bill of lading knowing that all or any part of the goods for which such bill of lading is issued have not been received by such common carrier, or by an agent of such common carrier, or by a connecting common carrier, or are not under the common carrier's control at the time of issuing such bill, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.