Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:
1. That § 18.2-108 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:
§ 18.2-108. Receiving, etc., stolen goods.
A. If any person
B. If any person buys or receives any goods or other thing, used in the course of a criminal investigation by law enforcement that such person believes to have been stolen, he shall be deemed guilty of larceny thereof.
2. That the provisions of this act may result in a net increase in periods of imprisonment or commitment. Pursuant to § 30-19.1:4, the estimated amount of the necessary appropriation cannot be determined for periods of imprisonment in state adult correctional facilities and is $0 for periods of commitment to the custody of the Department of Juvenile Justice.