Maine Revised Statutes

§12705. Rule violations; educational or scientific collection permits

The following penalties apply to violations of rules regulating educational or scientific collection permits. [2015, c. 374, §13 (AMD).]

1. Civil violation.  Notwithstanding sections 10650 and 12152, a person who violates a rule regulating educational or scientific collection permits commits a civil violation for which a fine of not less than $100 nor more than $500 may be adjudged.
[ 2017, c. 205, §28 (AMD) .]
2. Criminal violation.  A person who violates a rule regulating educational or scientific collection permits after having been adjudicated as having committed 3 or more civil violations under this Part within the previous 5-year period commits a Class E crime.
[ 2015, c. 374, §13 (AMD) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2003, c. 414, §A2 (NEW). 2003, c. 414, §D7 (AFF). 2003, c. 614, §9 (AFF). 2003, c. 655, §B422 (AFF). 2003, c. 655, §B292 (RPR). 2015, c. 374, §13 (AMD). 2017, c. 205, §28 (AMD).