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609.586 POSSESSION OF CODE GRABBING DEVICES; PENALTY.
    Subdivision 1. Definition. As used in this section, "code grabbing device" means a device
that can receive and record the coded signal sent by the transmitter of a security or other electronic
system and can play back the signal to disarm or operate that system.
    Subd. 2. Crime. Whoever possesses a code grabbing device with intent to use the device to
commit an unlawful act may be sentenced to imprisonment for not more than three years or to
payment of a fine of not more than $5,000, or both.
History: 1996 c 408 art 3 s 34