V C Section 1808.46 Unauthorized Access or Distribution Civil Penalty

Unauthorized Access or Distribution: Civil Penalty

1808.46.  No person or agent shall directly or indirectly obtain information from the department files using false representations or distribute restricted or confidential information to any person or use the information for a reason not authorized or specified in a requester code application. Any person who violates this section, in addition to any other penalty provided in this code, is liable to the department for civil penalties up to one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000) and shall have its requester code privileges suspended for a period of up to five years, or revoked. The regulatory agencies having jurisdiction over any licensed person receiving information pursuant to this chapter shall implement procedures to review the procedures of any licensee which receives information to ensure compliance with the limitations on the use of information as part of the agency's regular oversight of the licensees. The agency shall report noncompliance to the department.

Added Ch. 1213, Stats. 1989. Effective January 1, 1990.
Amended Ch. 1635, Stats. 1990. Effective September 30, 1990. Supersedes Ch. 431