Skimming

Pennsylvania’s Skimming Law in Effect

The law criminalizes the act of placing skimming or scanning devices on ATMs and gas pumps.
 
HARRISON, Pa. – Pennsylvania’s new law that criminalizes putting scanning or skimming devices on ATMs and fuel pumps is now in effect.  The previous regulation made it hard for prosecutors to charge individuals who are trying to defraud the merchant, card issuer or authorized user with theft.