14 CFR 383.2 - Amount of penalty.

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§ 383.2 Amount of penalty.

Civil penalties payable to the U.S. Government for violations of Title 49, Chapters 401 through 421, pursuant to 49 U.S.C. 46301(a), are as follows:

(a) A general civil penalty of not more than $27,500 (or $1,100 for individuals or small businesses) applies to violations of statutory provisions and rules or orders issued under those provisions, other than those listed in paragraph (b) of this section, (see 49 U.S.C. 46301(a)(1));

(b) With respect to small businesses and individuals, notwithstanding the general $1,100 civil penalty, the following civil penalty limits apply:

(1) A maximum civil penalty of $11,000 applies for violations of most provisions of Chapter 401, including the anti-discrimination provisions of sections 40127 (general provision), and 41705 (discrimination against the disabled) and rules and orders issued thereunder (see 49 U.S.C. 46301(a)(5) (A));

(2) A maximum civil penalty of $5,500 applies for violations of section 41719 and rules and orders issued thereunder (see 49 U.S.C. 46301(a)(5)(C)); and

(3) A maximum civil penalty of $2,750 applies for violations of section 41712 or consumer protection rules or orders (see 49 U.S.C. 46301(a)(5)(D)).

[Doc. No. DOT-OST-2008-0333, 73 FR 70593, Nov. 21, 2008, as amended by Doc. No. DOT-OST-2015-0104, 80 FR 30147, May 27, 2015]

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Title 14 published on 2015-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 14 CFR Part 383 after this date.

  • 2015-05-27; vol. 80 # 101 - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
    1. 80 FR 30144 - Revisions to Denied Boarding Compensation, Domestic Baggage Liability Limits, and Civil Penalty Amounts
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Office of the Secretary
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective on August 25, 2015.
      14 CFR Parts 250, 254 and 383