Whenever any person is punished as a repeat offender under this Section,
the State Fire Marshal or the Board may proceed to obtain a permanent
injunction against the person
under Section 10.
If any person in making any oath or affidavit required by this Act swears
falsely, such person is guilty of perjury and upon conviction thereof may
be punished accordingly.
A natural person who violates any Section of this Act other than this Section
shall be guilty of a Class A misdemeanor for the first offense, and a
corporation or other business entity that violates any Section of this Act
commits a business offense
punishable by a fine of up to $1,000 for the first offense.
Second or subsequent offenses in violation of any Section of this Act,
including this Section, are Class 4 felonies if committed by a natural person,
or a business offense punishable by a fine of up to $5,000 if committed by
a corporation or other business entity.
(Source: P.A. 100-863, eff. 8-14-18.)