It shall constitute a Class 3 misdemeanor for a secured party who holds a certificate of title as provided in this title to refuse or fail to mark satisfied and surrender it to the person legally entitled thereto within ten days after his security interest is satisfied.

Attorney's Note

Under the Virginia Code, punishments for crimes depend on the classification. In the case of this section:
Class 3 misdemeanorup to $500
For details, see Va. Code § 18.2-11

Code 1950, § 46-76; 1958, c. 541, § 46.1-76; 1966, c. 558; 1978, c. 605; 1989, c. 727.