(A)   Whenever any vehicle is operated in violation of the provisions of a permit issued under the provisions of §§ 74.125 through 74.143 by operating under a fraudulent permit or under a permit not specifically covering the move, the owner or driver of such vehicle shall be deemed guilty of a business offense and either the owner or the driver of the vehicle may be prosecuted for the violation.  When any person, firm, or corporation is convicted of such violation, the permit shall be null and void and the person, firm, or corporation shall be fined in an amount not less than $.10 per pound for each pound the gross weight of the vehicle exceeds the gross weight of vehicles allowable under § 74.110.
   (B)   Penalties for violations of this section shall be in addition to any penalties imposed for violation of § 74.125(J).
(ILCS Ch. 625, Act 5, § 15-113.1)  Penalty, see § 70.999