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Legal Statutes: Nevada

UPDATED March 18, 2016

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Fraud and False Personation

back to top205.455 Personating another same as stealing

Unless a greater penalty is provided pursuant to NRS 205.463, a person who falsely represents or personates another, and, in such assumed character, receives any money or valuable property of any description intended to be delivered to the person so personated, shall be punished in the same manner and to the same extent as if the person stole the money or property so received.

C&P 1911, § 471; RL 1912, § 6736; CL 1929, § 10420; 1979, p. 1448; 1999, ch. 320, § 4, p. 1345.