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Law Number

Wyo. Stat. 35-4-101

Summary Title

Liability: Noncompliance with Department of Health Regulations


Any individual who violates, interferes with the enforcement of, or refuses to obey the rules and regulations established by the Wyoming Department of Health regarding communicable diseases is guilty of a crime and can be fined or imprisoned.

Full Title

Department of health to prescribe rules and regulations; penalty for violation; resisting or interfering with enforcement

Full Text

The state department of health shall have the power to prescribe rules and regulations for the management and control of communicable diseases. Any persons violating or refusing to obey such rules and regulations or resisting or interfering with any officer or agent of the state department of health while in the performance of his duties shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by the imposition of such penalty as may be provided by law. Or in the discretion of the court said person may be punished by a fine of not more than one hundred dollars ($100.00) or imprisonment not exceeding thirty (30) days, or both such fine and imprisonment.