Commercial Law General Regulatory Provisions
Gold and Silver Products
§ 6-11-8 Penalty for violations
Previously manufactured articles.
Every person, firm, corporation, or association guilty of a violation of any
one of §§ 6-11-1 6-11-7 and every officer, manager, director,
or managing agent of any person, firm, corporation, or association directly
participating in the violation or consenting to it, shall be punished by a fine
of not more than five hundred dollars ($500) or imprisonment for not more than
three (3) months, or both, at the discretion of the court; provided, that if
the person charged with violation of this chapter shall prove that the article
concerning which the charge is made was manufactured prior to the thirteenth
day of June, 1907, then the charge shall be dismissed.
History of Section.
(P.L. 1907, ch. 1454, § 5; G.L. 1909, ch. 199, § 8; G.L. 1923, ch.
226, § 8; G.L. 1938, ch. 399, § 8; G.L. 1956, §