View Amendment Current Amendment: 1 to Bill 3183 The Judiciary Committee proposes the following Amendment No. 1 to H. 3183 (COUNCIL\GGS\22077ZW11):

Reference is to Printer's Date 12/07/2010.

Amend the bill, as and if amended, Section 8-13-1510 as contained in SECTION 6, page 5, by striking SECTION 6 in its entirety and inserting:

/      SECTION      6.      Section 8-13-1510 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 76 of 2003, is further amended to read:

     "Section 8-13-1510.      (A)      Except as otherwise specifically provided in this chapter, a person required to file a report or statement under this chapter who files a late statement or report or fails to file a required statement or report must be assessed a civil penalty as follows:
           (1)      a fine of one hundred dollars if the statement or report is not filed within five days after the established deadline provided by law in this chapter; or and
           (2)      after notice has been given by certified or registered mail that a required statement or report has not been filed, a fine of ten dollars per calendar day for the first ten days after notice has been given, and one hundred dollars for each additional calendar day in which the required statement or report is not filed, not exceeding five thousand dollars.
     (B)      After the maximum civil penalty has been levied and the required statement or report has not been filed, the person is:
           (1)      for a first offense, guilty of a misdemeanor triable in magistrates court and, upon conviction, must be fined not more than five hundred dollars or imprisoned not more than thirty days;
           (2)      for a second offense, guilty of a misdemeanor triable in magistrates court and, upon conviction, must be fined not less than two thousand five hundred dollars nor more than five thousand dollars or imprisoned not less than a mandatory minimum of thirty days;
           (3)      for a third or subsequent offense, guilty of a misdemeanor triable in magistrates court and, upon conviction, must be fined not more than five thousand dollars or imprisoned for not more than one year, or both."

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