§ 40.1-26-7. Deprivation of rights Penalty.
Any person who willfully withholds from, or denies to, any participant in an agency any of his or her rights as granted in this chapter or who retaliates against a participant who exercises the right to register an alleged violation of rights or on whose behalf a grievance is filed, shall on conviction thereof be fined not exceeding five hundred dollars ($500) or imprisoned not exceeding six (6) months.
(P.L. 1990, ch. 414, § 1; P.L. 1994, ch. 83, § 2; P.L. 1997, ch. 326, § 143.)