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Article84.

Fines.

§ 15A‑1361.  Authorizedfines and penalties.

A person who has beenconvicted of a criminal offense may be ordered to pay a fine as provided bylaw. A person who has been found responsible for an infraction may be orderedto pay a penalty as provided by law. Unless the context clearly requiresotherwise, references in this Article to fines also include penalties. (1977,c. 711, s. 1; 1985, c. 764, s. 6.)