Maine Revised Statutes

§1222. Licensure; penalty

1. License required.  A person may not practice electrology in this State unless that person is licensed by the department under this chapter. A license issued under this chapter is valid for one year from the date of issuance.
[ 2013, c. 264, §8 (AMD) .]
2. Criminal penalty.
[ 2013, c. 264, §8 (RP) .]
3. Civil penalty.   A person who practices electrology without a license or who violates the sterilization, sanitation or safety standards adopted by the department under this chapter commits a civil violation for which a fine of not less than $500 nor more than $1,000 may be adjudged for each violation.
[ 2013, c. 264, §8 (NEW) .]
4. Enforcement.   A person who fails to pay a penalty imposed pursuant to this chapter:
A. May be referred to the Attorney General for appropriate enforcement action; and [2013, c. 264, §8 (NEW).]
B. In addition to all fines and penalties imposed pursuant to this chapter, is liable for any interest, costs and fees incurred by the department, including attorney's fees. [2013, c. 264, §8 (NEW).]
[ 2013, c. 264, §8 (NEW) .]
1979, c. 87, §1 (NEW). 2013, c. 264, §8 (AMD).