Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

11 FSMC 803

Summary Title

Liability: Failure to Comply with Emergency Restrictions


When an emergency declaration is in effect, an individual who fails to comply with rules and restrictions imposed by the President will be held legally responsible and can be imprisoned for up to 5 years.

Full Title

Offense defined and penalty

Full Text

Any person who, during a state of emergency, fails to comply with restrictions imposed by proclamation of the President under section 802 of this chapter commits a crime, and upon conviction, shall be punished by imprisonment for not more than five years.