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The DC Code: § 22-936 Penalties.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)
a
A person who commits the offense of criminal abuse or criminal neglect of a vulnerable person shall be subject to a fine of up to $1000, imprisoned for not more than 180 days, or both.
b
A person who commits the offense of criminal abuse or criminal neglect of a vulnerable adult which causes serious bodily injury or severe mental distress shall be subject to a fine of up to $100,000, imprisoned up to 10 years, or both.
c
A person who commits the offense of criminal abuse or criminal neglect of a vulnerable adult which causes permanent bodily harm or death shall be subject to a fine of up to $250,000, imprisoned up to 20 years, or both.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 13-301, see notes following § 22-931. DC CODE § 22-936 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(June 8, 2001, D.C. Law 13-301, § 206, 47 DCR 7039.)