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The DC Code: § 28-4506 Criminal enforcement by the District of Columbia.

Index28 Commercial Instruments and Transactions. (Refs & Annos)

Every person who violates section 28-4502 or 28-4503 shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and, on conviction thereof, shall be punished by a fine not exceeding $50,000, or by imprisonment not exceeding one (1) year, or both. The Corporation Counsel shall commence and try all prosecutions for violations of section 28-4502 or 28-4503. Whenever a corporation violates section 28-4502 or 28-4503, the individual directors, officers, or agents of such corporation who have intentionally authorized, ordered or ratified the acts constituting such violation shall be punishable in accordance with this section.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 28-4506. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 3-169, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 28-4501. DC CODE § 28-4506 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 5, 1981, D.C. Law 3-169, § 2, 27 DCR 5368.)