2013 New York Consolidated Laws
PEN - Penal
Part 3 - SPECIFIC OFFENSES
Title J - OFFENSES INVOLVING THEFT
Article 158 - (158.00 - 158.50) WELFARE FRAUD
158.40 - Criminal possession of public benefit cards in the third degree.


NY Penal L § 158.40 (2012) What's This?
 
  §  158.40  Criminal  possession  of  public  benefit  cards in the third
             degree.
    A person is guilty of criminal possession of public benefit  cards  in
  the  third  degree  when  he  or  she with intent to defraud, deceive or
  injure another, knowingly possesses five or more public benefit cards in
  a name or names other than the person's own name.
    Criminal possession of public benefit cards in the third degree  is  a
  class E felony.

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