2016 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 51 - Standards, Weights, Measures And Containers
Section 51:1-131 - Penalties For Violations Of Act

NJ Rev Stat § 51:1-131 (2016) What's This?

51:1-131. Penalties for violations of Act
Any person violating any of the provisions of this act, shall, upon being found guilty of a first offense, pay a fine of not less than $50.00, nor more than $100.00, and shall, upon being found guilty of a second offense pay a fine of not less than $100.00 nor more than $250.00, and shall, upon being found guilty of any subsequent offense pay a fine of not less than $250.00 nor more than $500.00; provided, however, that any person unable to pay a fine imposed under the provisions of this act shall be committed to jail for a period of not less than 10 days nor more than 90 days.

Amended by L.1938, c. 182, p. 398, s. 19; L.1969, c. 251, s. 26, eff. Jan. 7, 1970.


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