A person other than the issuer, or his authorized agent, who, with intent to defraud, transfers possession of a credit card to a person other than the person whose name appears thereon, or a person who with intent to defraud receives possession of a credit card issued in the name of a person other than himself from a person other than the issuer, or his authorized agent, is guilty of a fourth degree felony.   

  History: 1953 Comp., § 40A-16-27, enacted by Laws 1971, ch. 239, § 4. 

Terms Used In New Mexico Statutes 30-16-28

  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.