Maine Revised Statutes

§14504. License required

1. License required.  A transient seller of home repair services must be licensed by the department and acquire a door-to-door sales license in the manner as set under section 14505 before engaging in the door-to-door sales of home repair services. The licensing requirement under this section is in addition to the licensing requirements applicable to the occupation, trade or profession for which a license is required. A transient seller who solicits sales during the course of a municipal or state repair contract is exempt from this requirement.
[ 2007, c. 402, Pt. KK, §1 (AMD) .]
2. Penalty.  The following penalties apply to violations of this section.
A. A person who violates this section commits a Class E crime, which is a strict liability crime as defined in Title 17-A, section 34, subsection 4-A. [2003, c. 452, Pt. R, §11 (NEW); 2003, c. 452, Pt. X, §2 (AFF).]
B. A person who intentionally violates this section commits a Class D crime. [2003, c. 452, Pt. R, §11 (NEW); 2003, c. 452, Pt. X, §2 (AFF).]
[ 2003, c. 452, Pt. R, §11 (NEW); 2003, c. 452, Pt. X, §2 (AFF) .]
3. Enforcement.  This section is enforceable by either the Department of the Attorney General or a district attorney.
[ 2003, c. 452, Pt. R, §11 (NEW); 2003, c. 452, Pt. X, §2 (AFF) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1993, c. 444, §1 (NEW). 2001, c. 324, §7 (AMD). 2003, c. 452, §X2 (AFF). 2003, c. 452, §R11 (RPR). 2007, c. 402, Pt. KK, §1 (AMD).