Adopted by House 4-9-2009
SB761 H JUD AMT 4-6 #1
The Committee on the Judiciary moves to amend the title of the bill as follows:
S. B. 761 -- "A Bill to amend and reenact §61-3-12
and §61-3- 29 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to crimes committed on or against commercial, railroad or public utility property; extending criminal penalties for prohibited entry upon commercial property enclosed by a fence or similar physical barrier or upon certain structures used for utility transmission or distribution; clarifying the offense of breaking and entering or entering without breaking onto public utility property that is enclosed or fenced, with the intent to commit a felony or larceny; establishing the felony offense of knowingly and willfully damaging and destroying utility or railroad property, resulting in the creation of a substantial risk of serious bodily injury to another; and criminal penalties."