Terms Used In Maine Revised Statutes Title 10 Sec. 1273
- Civil forfeiture: The loss of ownership of property used to conduct illegal activity.
- in writing: include printing and other modes of making legible words. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 1 Sec. 72
The Director of Consumer Credit Regulation may take appropriate action to ensure compliance with this chapter, including without limitation: to receive and act on complaints; negotiate an assurance in writing that a violator will not engage in the same or similar conduct in the future; conduct hearings in accordance with the Maine Administrative Procedure Act and issue a cease and desist order for violation of this chapter; refer cases to the Attorney General, who may bring a civil action against a person for knowingly violating a written assurance of discontinuance. If a court finds a violation of this chapter it may assess a civil forfeiture of not more than $1,000. [PL 1993, c. 115, §1 (NEW); PL 1995, c. 309, §27 (AMD).]
Revisor’s Note: §1273. Notice of termination of dealer agreements (As enacted by PL 1993, c. 683, Pt. B, §1 was REPEALED by PL 1995, c. 462, Pt. A, §21)
PL 1993, c. 115, §1 (NEW). PL 1993, c. 683, §B1 (NEW). PL 1993, c. 683, §B5 (AFF). PL 1995, c. 309, §27 (AMD). PL 1995, c. 462, §A21 (RP). PL 1995, c. 462, §A23 (AFF).