15 U.S. Code § 1717 - Penalties for violations
Any person who willfully violates any of the provisions of this chapter, or the rules and regulations prescribed pursuant thereto, or any person who willfully, in a statement of record filed under, or in a property report issued pursuant to, this chapter, makes any untrue statement of a material fact or omits to state any material fact required to be stated therein, shall upon conviction be fined not more than $10,000 or imprisoned not more than five years, or both.
Source(Pub. L. 90–448, title XIV, § 1418,Aug. 1, 1968, 82 Stat. 598; Pub. L. 96–153, title IV, § 408,Dec. 21, 1979, 93 Stat. 1132.)
1979—Pub. L. 96–153substituted “$10,000” for “$5,000”.
Effective Date of 1979 Amendment