1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. General Business
  4. Article 2: Sabbath


Section 4 Punishment for Sabbath breaking

General Business (GBS)

Sabbath breaking is a misdemeanor, punishable by a fine of not less than five dollars and not more than ten dollars, or by imprisonment in a county jail not exceeding five days, or by both, but for a second or other offense, where the party shall have been previously convicted, it shall be punishable by a fine not less than ten dollars and not more than twenty dollars or by imprisonment in a county jail not less than five nor more than twenty days, or both.