Under Pennsylvania truancy laws (Act 29 amended Section 1333 of the school code), there is a $300 fine for truancy. AnswerParty!
The term crime does not, in modern times, have any simple and universally accepted definition, but one definition is that a crime, also called an offence or a criminal offence, is an act harmful not only to some individual, but also to the community or the state (a public wrong). Such acts are forbidden and punishable by law. USD