Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes 415 ILCS 110/2011

  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
     Any consumer of newsprint who knowingly provides the Department with a false or misleading certificate concerning the percentage of recycled fiber used commits a Class C misdemeanor, and the Department, within 30 days of making this determination, shall refer the false or misleading certificate to the Attorney General for prosecution.