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Legal Statutes: Washington

UPDATED August 10, 2017

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Chapter 9A.90. Washington Cybercrime Act

back to top9A.90.100. Electronic data theft

(1) A person is guilty of electronic data theft if he or she intentionally, without authorization, and without reasonable grounds to believe that he or she has such authorization,

(a) Devise or execute any scheme to defraud, deceive, extort, or commit any other crime in violation of a state law not included in this chapter; or

(b) Wrongfully control, gain access to, or obtain money, property, or electronic data.

(2) Electronic data theft is a class C felony.


[2016 c 164 § 10, eff. June 9, 2016.]