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House File 291

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  1  1    Section 1.  Section 714.1, subsection 6, unnumbered
  1  2 paragraph 1, Code 1997, is amended to read as follows:
  1  3    Makes, utters, draws, delivers, or gives any check, share
  1  4 draft, draft, or written order on any bank, credit union,
  1  5 person, or corporation, and obtains property, the use of
  1  6 property, including rental property, or service in exchange
  1  7 therefor for such instrument, if the person knows that such
  1  8 check, share draft, draft, or written order will not be paid
  1  9 when presented.  
  1 10                           EXPLANATION
  1 11    This bill provides that a person commits theft when the
  1 12 person makes, utters, draws, delivers, or gives any check,
  1 13 share draft, draft, or written order on any bank, credit
  1 14 union, person, or corporation, and obtains the use of any
  1 15 property, including rental property, knowing that the
  1 16 financial instrument will not be paid when presented.  The
  1 17 penalty applicable will depend on the amount of the rent due.
  1 18 For example, theft in excess of $1,000 but not exceeding
  1 19 $10,000 is a class "D" felony, and theft in excess of $500 but
  1 20 not exceeding $1,000 is an aggravated misdemeanor.  
  1 21 LSB 1658HH 77
  1 22 mj/cf/24
     

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