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§ 1725.8. Registration violations

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 63 P.S. Professions and Occupations (State Licensed)Effective: November 23, 2010

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 63 P.S. Professions and Occupations (State Licensed) (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 31A. Sign Language Interpreter and Transliterator State Registration Act (Refs & Annos)
Effective: November 23, 2010
63 P.S. § 1725.8
§ 1725.8. Registration violations
(a) Violations.--The department shall have the authority to impose disciplinary or corrective measures or levy civil penalties on a registrant or an individual who has obtained a provisional registration for doing any or all of the following:
(1) obtain a State registration, provisional registration or renewal of a registration through fraud, deceit or misrepresentation;
(2) be convicted of a felony or a crime, in this Commonwealth or other jurisdiction, relating to the provision of interpreting or transliterating services;
(3) be the subject of disciplinary or other administrative action taken against this registration, certification or license to provide interpreting or transliterating services in another state by a government agency;
(4) commit fraud, gross negligence or misconduct relating to provision of interpreting or transliterating services as determined by the office;
(5) engage in any other misconduct relating to the provision of interpreting or transliterating services as determined by the office; or
(6) violate the provisions of this act or the regulations pertaining to this act as established by the office.
(b) Procedure.--If the department finds a violation of subsection (a), it shall give written notice to the individual specifying the violation or violations found. The department may assess an administrative fine not to exceed $500 for each violation. In setting the fine, the department shall consider the severity of the violation and whether there is a pattern of violations.

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2004, July 2, P.L. 492, No. 57, § 8, effective in 60 days [Aug. 31, 2004]. Amended 2010, Nov. 23, P.L. 1355, No. 124, § 5, imd. effective.
63 P.S. § 1725.8, PA ST 63 P.S. § 1725.8
Current through 2022 Regular Session Act 97. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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