172 Penalties for offences

(1)

Every person who commits an offence against section 171(1) is liable on conviction,—

(a)

in the case of an individual, to a fine not exceeding $2,000; or

(b)

in the case of a person or organisation other than an individual, to a fine not exceeding $5,000.

(2)

Every person who commits an offence against section 171(2) is liable on conviction,—

(a)

in the case of an individual, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 12 months, or to a fine not exceeding $5,000; or

(b)

in the case of a person or organisation other than an individual, to a fine not exceeding $15,000.

Compare: 1989 No 44 s 77

Section 172(1): amended, on 1 July 2013, by section 413 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (2011 No 81).

Section 172(2): amended, on 1 July 2013, by section 413 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (2011 No 81).