TITLE 15
Domestic Relations

CHAPTER 15-15
Domestic Abuse Prevention

SECTION 15-15-7


§ 15-15-7 Notice of penalty.

Each protective order issued under this chapter, including a temporary ex parte order, shall have the following statement printed in bold faced type or in capital letters:

A PERSON WHO VIOLATES THIS ORDER MAY BE GUILTY OF A MISDEMEANOR AND MAY BE PUNISHED BY A FINE OF AS MUCH AS ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS ($1,000) AND/OR BY CONFINEMENT IN JAIL FOR AS LONG AS ONE YEAR, AND MAY BE ORDERED TO ATTEND COUNSELING.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1983, ch. 223, § 2; P.L. 1988, ch. 539, § 2.)