Provider: National Science Foundation
Inspections & Penalties: Penalty
Language from Contract:
VI.B. Any violation of this License may also be a violation of Federal criminal law under the Confidential Information Protection and Statistical Efficiency Act of 2002 (CIPSEA), 44 U.S.C. 3501, et sec., and section 14(i) of the National Science Foundation Act of 1950, as amended, 42 U.S.C. 1873(i). Violation of the CIPSEA may result in a fine up to $250,000, imprisonment for a period of up to five (5) years, or both; and for section 14(i) a fine up to $10,000, imprisonment for a period of up to five (5) years, or both. A violation of this License may also violate the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. 552a, which carries potential criminal sanctions.