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The DC Code: § 7-2854 Penalties.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)
a
Any person who violates the provisions of this chapter shall be subject to a civil penalty not to exceed $1,000. The Corporation Counsel of the District of Columbia may bring an action to restrain violations of the provisions of this chapter.
b
Any person who willfully and intentionally violates the provisions of this chapter shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, shall be subject to the following:
1
On a first offense, a fine of not more than $5,000 or imprisonment for not more than 30 days, or both; and
2
On a second or subsequent offense, a fine of not more than $10,000 or imprisonment for not more than 90 days, or both.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For D.C. Law 13-272, see notes following § 7-2851. DC CODE § 7-2854 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Apr. 4, 2001, D.C. Law 13-272, § 5, 48 DCR 1633.)