PRIVATE HOSPITALS AND MATERNITY HOMES ACT - 1958 (NO. 9 OF 1958)

    Section - 19 - Penalties

    (1) Any person contravening this Act or failing to comply with the requirements of this Act commits an offence against this Act, and shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding two hundred pounds or (save in the case of a body corporate) to imprisonment for a term not exceeding twelve months. If the offence is a continuing one the offender shall in addition incur a penalty of ten pounds for every day during which the offence continues.

    (2) For the purposes of this section, "day" includes a part of a day.