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510 ILCS 70/17

    (510 ILCS 70/17)
    Sec. 17. Penalties.
    (a) Any person convicted of any act of abuse or neglect or of violating any other provision of this Act, for which a penalty is not otherwise provided, or any rule, regulation, or order of the Department pursuant thereto, is guilty of a Class B misdemeanor. A second or subsequent violation is a Class 4 felony with every day that a violation continues constituting a separate offense.
    (b) The Department may enjoin a person from a continuing violation of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 95-560, eff. 8-30-07.)