2012 New York Consolidated Laws
PEN - Penal
Part 3 - SPECIFIC OFFENSES
Title K - OFFENSES INVOLVING FRAUD
Article 170 - (170.00 - 170.75) FORGERY AND RELATED OFFENSES
170.50 - Unlawfully using slugs; definitions of terms.


NY Penal L § 170.50 (2012) What's This?
 
  § 170.50 Unlawfully using slugs; definitions of terms.
    The  following  definitions  are  applicable  to  sections  170.55 and
  170.60:
    1. "Coin machine" means a coin  box,  turnstile,  vending  machine  or
  other  mechanical  or  electronic  device  or receptacle designed (a) to
  receive a coin or bill or a token made  for  the  purpose,  and  (b)  in
  return  for the insertion or deposit thereof, automatically to offer, to
  provide, to assist in providing or to permit  the  acquisition  of  some
  property or some service.
    2.  "Slug"  means  an  object or article which, by virtue of its size,
  shape or any other quality, is capable of being inserted or deposited in
  a coin machine as an improper substitute for a  genuine  coin,  bill  or
  token.
    3.  "Value"  of  a slug means the value of the coin, bill or token for
  which it is capable of being substituted.

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