An action which goes against specificrules or regulations set by national, state or localgovernment and those set by specific governingbodies of a trade or profession. Such as when alicensee goes against any Act set forth in Article12-A.
Merriam-Webster Online Dictionaryviolation
the act of the state of being as - violating violated
a) - infringement transgression , specifically an infringement of the rules in sports that is less serious than a foul and usually involves technicalities of play
b) an act of irreverence or desecration - profanation
c) - disturbance interruption
d) - rape ravishment