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.


(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

Amendment by Pub. L. 96–153effective on effective date of regulations implementing such amendment, but in no case later than six months following Dec. 21, 1979, see section 410 ofPub. L. 96–153, set out as a note under section 1701 of this title.

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