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§ 2400.702. Violation of act

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 63 P.S. Professions and Occupations (State Licensed)Effective: October 9, 2010

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 63 P.S. Professions and Occupations (State Licensed) (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 38. Crane Operator Licensure Act
Chapter 7. Administration and Enforcement
Effective: October 9, 2010
63 P.S. § 2400.702
§ 2400.702. Violation of act
(a) Criminal penalty.--A person violating a provision of this act or a regulation of the board commits a misdemeanor of the third degree and shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $1,000 or to imprisonment for not more than six months for the first violation. For the second and each subsequent conviction, the person, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $2,000 or to imprisonment for not less than six months or more than one year, or both.
(b) Civil penalty.--In addition to any other civil remedy or criminal penalty provided for in this act, the board, by a vote of the majority of the maximum number of the authorized membership of the board as provided by law or by a vote of the majority of the duly qualified and confirmed membership or a minimum of five members, whichever is greater, may levy a civil penalty of up to $1,000 on any of the following:
(1) A crane operator who violates a provision of this act.
(2) An individual who operates a crane in violation of this act.
(3) An individual who holds himself out as a crane operator without being properly licensed as provided in this act. This paragraph shall not apply to a trainee under section 501(c).1
(4) A person that violates section 501(b).
(c) Procedure.--The board shall levy the civil penalty set forth in subsection (b) only after affording the accused the opportunity for a hearing as provided in 2 Pa.C.S. (relating to administrative law and procedure).

Credits

2008, Oct. 9, P.L. 1363, No. 100, § 702, effective in 24 months [Oct. 9, 2010].

Footnotes

63 P.S. § 2400.501.
63 P.S. § 2400.702, PA ST 63 P.S. § 2400.702
Current through Act 13 of the 2024 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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