The Vermont Statutes Online

Title 13: Crimes and Criminal Procedure

Chapter 167: CRIME VICTIMS

Sub-Chapter 004: Profits From Crime

13 V.S.A. § 5421. Notice of profits from a crime



§ 5421. Notice of profits from a crime

(a) Every person, firm, corporation, partnership, association, or other legal entity which knowingly contracts for, pays, or agrees to pay any profits from a crime, as defined in subdivision 5351(8) of this title, to a person charged with or convicted of that crime shall give written notice to the attorney general of the payment or obligation to pay as soon as is practicable after discovering that the payment is or will be a profit from a crime.

(b) The attorney general, upon receipt of notice of a contract, agreement to pay, or payment of profits of the crime shall send written notice of the existence of such profits to all known victims of the crime at their last known addresses. (Added 2009, No. 55, § 2, eff. June 1, 2009.)