§ 11-9.1-12 Failure to state warehouse
operator's title in warehouse receipt.
Where there are deposited with or held by a warehouse operator goods of which
he or she is owner, either solely or jointly or in common with others, the
warehouse operator, or any of his or her officers, agents, or servants who,
knowing this ownership, issues or aids in issuing a negotiable receipt for the
goods which does not state that ownership, shall be guilty of a crime, and upon
conviction shall be punished for each offense by imprisonment not exceeding one
year, or by a fine not exceeding one thousand dollars ($1,000), or both.
(P.L. 1908, ch. 1549, § 53; G.L. 1909, ch. 270, § 4; G.L. 1923, ch. 315, § 4; G.L. 1938, ch. 468, § 4; G.L. 1956, § 6-25-54.)