Whoever, except as otherwise provided for in this chapter, purports to sell or transfer
a motor vehicle or mobile home without delivering to the purchaser or transferee thereof
a certificate of title thereto duly assigned to such purchaser as provided in this
chapter or operates or uses in this state a motor vehicle or mobile home for which
a certificate of title is required without such certificate having been obtained in
accordance with the provisions of this chapter, or upon which the certificate of title
has been canceled; whoever fails to surrender any certificate of title, certificate
of registration, license plate, or sticker upon cancellation of the same by the department
and notice thereof as prescribed in this chapter; whoever fails to surrender the
certificate of title to the department as provided in this chapter in case of the
destruction or dismantling or change of a motor vehicle or mobile home in such respect
that it is not the motor vehicle or mobile home described in the certificate of title;
or whoever violates any of the other provisions of this chapter, or any lawful rule
adopted pursuant to the provisions of this chapter, shall be fined not more than $500
or imprisoned for not more than 6 months, or both, for each offense.
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