Corporations, Associations, and Partnerships
Rhode Island Business Corporation Act
The Secretary of State and Fees
§ 7-1.2-1603 Penalties imposed upon
officers and directors.
Any individual who signs any articles, statement, report, application, or other
document intended to be filed with the secretary of state that is known to the
individual to be false in any material respect, is guilty of a misdemeanor, and
upon conviction of it may be fined in any amount not exceeding five hundred
dollars ($500). For purposes of this chapter, a document is signed whether by
any manual, facsimile or electronic signature.
History of Section.
(P.L. 2004, ch. 216, § 2; P.L. 2004, ch. 274, § 2.)