§31-17-18. Violations and penalties.
(a) Any person, or any member, officer, director, agent or
employee of such person, who violates or participates in the
violation of this article shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and,
upon conviction thereof, shall be fined not more than five hundred
dollars, or imprisoned in a county or regional jail for not more
than six months, or both fined and imprisoned, at the discretion of
(b) The penalties and remedies embodied in this article are
not exclusive, but are cumulative with other applicable provisions
of this code, including, but not limited to, the consumer
protection laws in chapter forty-six-a of this code.