Substitute Senate Bill No. 1341

Public Act No. 99-99

An Act Concerning Identity Theft.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

(NEW) (a) A person is guilty of identity theft when such person intentionally obtains personal identifying information of another person without the authorization of such other person and uses that information for any unlawful purpose including, but not limited to, obtaining, or attempting to obtain, credit, goods, services or medical information in the name of such other person without the consent of such other person. As used in this section, "personal identifying information" means a motor vehicle operator's license number, Social Security number, employee identification number, mother's maiden name, demand deposit number, savings account number or credit card number.

(b) Identity theft is a class D felony.

Approved June 3, 1999