Buying, receiving, or concealing stolen goods; adds the word 'knowingly' to the statute. (SB42)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Buying, receiving, or concealing stolen goods. Adds the word "knowingly" to the statute that provides that if a person buys, receives, or aids in concealing stolen goods that he knows are stolen he is guilty of larceny even if the principal offender is not convicted. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/15/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101523D
12/15/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
12/16/2015Introduced bill reprinted 16101523D
01/18/2016Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)

Comments

Jenny writes:

Superfluous. The element of knowledge is already in the statute.