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Missoula County Attorney - Bad Check Form A


Form A

BAD CHECK LETTER FROM VICTIM

DATE:

NAME:
ADDRESS:

Dear_____________________________:

          NOTICE is hereby given that you issued to us your check number_______ in the amount of $_______, drawn on the ___________________________________ bank, on the _____ day of _____________, 200__, which the bank has refused to honor.

          As provided in Section 45-6-316, MCA, you are hereby given five (5) days from the receipt of this letter in which to make this check good.   If you fail to do so, the matter will be turned over to the Missoula County Attorney's Office.

          Issuing a bad check under $1000.00 is punishable by 6 months in Missoula County Detention Center and/or $1000.00 fine.   Issuing a bad check over $1000.00 or issuing bad checks as part of a common scheme is punishable by 10 years in Montana State Prison and/or a $50,000.00 fine.

          Submit cash or a money order to _________________________within five days. 

Sincerely,

(Name of Business)

By _______________________