Q: What is the penalty (if any) for HOA board violating the VA Property Owners Association Act?
A: That depends on what they did. Violating the POA Act is unlikely to result in criminal liability on its own. You would want to read the Act in conjunction with the HOA's governing documents to determine what the board did and how to proceed. I recommend getting an attorney to help you understand the board's responsibilities, as the governing documents can be complicated.
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