15 CFR 6.1 - Definitions.

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§ 6.1 Definitions.

(a) The Department of Commerce means the United States Department of Commerce.

(b)Civil Monetary Penalty means any penalty, fine, or other sanction that:

(1) Is for a specific monetary amount as provided by Federal law, or has a maximum amount provided for by Federal law; and

(2) Is assessed or enforced by an agency pursuant to Federal law; and

(3) Is assessed or enforced pursuant to an administrative proceeding or a civil action in the Federal courts.

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 28 - JUDICIARY AND JUDICIAL PROCEDURE

Title 15 published on 2015-12-05

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 15 CFR Part 6 after this date.

  • 2016-12-28; vol. 81 # 249 - Wednesday, December 28, 2016
    1. 81 FR 95432 - Civil Monetary Penalty Adjustments for Inflation
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, Office of the Secretary
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective January 15, 2017.
      15 CFR Part 6