Maine Revised Statutes

§2702. Penalty for failure to pay

1. Payment for services rendered.  A person, firm or corporation for whom scales, weights and measures or any weighing or measuring devices have been tested by a local sealer of weights and measures may not neglect or refuse to pay for the services rendered.
[ 2003, c. 452, Pt. E, §9 (NEW); 2003, c. 452, Pt. X, §2 (AFF) .]
2. Penalties.  The following penalties apply to violations of this section.
A. A person, firm or corporation who violates subsection 1 commits a civil violation for which a fine of $3 plus costs must be adjudged. [2003, c. 452, Pt. E, §9 (NEW); 2003, c. 452, Pt. X, §2 (AFF).]
B. A person, firm or corporation who violates subsection 1 after having previously violated subsection 1 commits a civil violation for which a fine of not less than $10 plus costs and not more than $20 plus costs must be adjudged. [2003, c. 452, Pt. E, §9 (NEW); 2003, c. 452, Pt. X, §2 (AFF).]
[ 2003, c. 452, Pt. E, §9 (NEW); 2003, c. 452, Pt. X, §2 (AFF) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2003, c. 452, §X2 (AFF). 2003, c. 452, §E9 (RPR).