SEC. 53-9-57. Criminal penalties; violation of condition of permit or order.
Any person who willfully and knowingly violates a condition of a permit issued pursuant to this chapter, or fails or refuses to comply with any order issued under section 53-9-69 or section 53-9-79 or any order incorporated in a final decision issued by the administrator or review board under this chapter, except an order incorporated in a decision issued under section 53-9-55(3) or section 53-9-61, shall, upon conviction, be punished by a fine of not more than ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00) or by imprisonment for not more than one (1) year, or both.
SOURCES: Laws, 1979, ch. 477, § 24, eff from and after July 1, 1979.
SECTION 28. Section 53-9-57, Mississippi Code of 1972, is amended as follows:
53-9-57. Any person who willfully and knowingly violates this chapter or any regulation or written order of the commission promulgated or issued under this chapter or any condition of a permit * * *, or makes any false statement, representation or certification or knowingly fails to make any statement, representation or certification in any application, record, report, plan or other document filed or required to be maintained under a regulation or written order of the commission promulgated or issued under this chapter, shall, upon conviction, be punished by a fine of not more than Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) or by imprisonment for not more than one (1) year, or both.
SOURCE: 1997 Laws, Chapter 306, Sec. 28, SB2725, Effective AP-March 10, 1997.