42 U.S. Code § 5420 - Failure to report violations; penalties

Any person, other than an officer or employee of the United States, or a person exercising inspection functions under a State plan pursuant to section 5422 of this title, who knowingly and willfully fails to report a violation of any construction or safety standard established under section 5403 of this title may be fined up to $1,000 or imprisoned for up to one year, or both.


(Pub. L. 93–383, title VI, § 621,Aug. 22, 1974, 88 Stat. 712.)

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