Violation of protection order--Penalties.
If a temporary protection order or a
protection order is granted pursuant to §§ 22-19A-8 to 22-19A-16, inclusive, and the respondent or
person to be restrained knows of the order, violation of the order is a Class 1 misdemeanor. If any
violation of this section constitutes an assault pursuant to § 22-18-1.1, the violation is a Class 6
felony. If a respondent or person to be restrained has been convicted of, or entered a plea of guilty
to, two or more violations of this section, the factual basis for which occurred after the date of the
second conviction, and occurred within five years of committing the current offense, the respondent
or person to be restrained is guilty of a Class 6 felony for any third or subsequent offense. Any
proceeding under §§ 22-19A-8 to 22-19A-16, inclusive, is in addition to other civil or criminal
Source: SL 1997, ch 131, § 9; SL 2004, ch 150, § 1.