(a) Any person who willfully violates any provision of this chapter, or rule, regulation or standard adopted under this chapter, shall be punished by a fine of no more than $25,000.00 per day of violation or by imprisonment for not more than one year, or by both. If the conviction is for a violation committed after a first conviction of such person under this subsection, punishment shall be by a fine of no more than $50,000.00 per day of violation or by imprisonment for not more than two years, or by both.
(b) Any person who knowingly makes any false statement, representation or certification in any application record, report, plan or other document filed or required to be filed, or required to be maintained under this chapter, or who falsifies, tampers with or knowingly renders inaccurate any monitoring device or method required to be maintained under this chapter shall, upon conviction, be punished by a fine of not more than $10,000.00 or by imprisonment for not more than six months, or by both.
(Acts 1988, No. 88-537, p. 823, §10.)