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[Text of section effective until July 1, 2013. For text effective July 1, 2013, see below.]

Section 11. Any person required to provide a DNA sample pursuant to this chapter and who refuses to provide such DNA sample shall be subject to punishment by a fine of not more than $1,000 or imprisonment in a jail or house of correction for not more than six months or both.


Chapter 22E: Section 11. Failure to provide DNA sample; penalty

[Text of section as amended by 2012, 192, Sec. 5 effective July 1, 2013. See 2012, 192, Sec. 50. For text effective until July 1, 2013, see above.]

Section 11. Any person required to provide a DNA sample pursuant to this chapter and who, after receiving written notice, fails to provide such DNA sample within 1 year of conviction, adjudication or release from custody, as required by section 3, whichever occurs first, shall be subject to punishment by a fine of not more than $1,000 or imprisonment in a jail or house of correction for not more than six months or both.

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