16 CFR 1.98 - Adjustment of civil monetary penalty amounts.

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§ 1.98 Adjustment of civil monetary penalty amounts.

This section makes inflation adjustments in the dollar amounts of civil monetary penalties provided by law within the Commission's jurisdiction. The following maximum civil penalty amounts apply only to penalties assessed after January 22, 2018, including those penalties whose associated violation predated January 22, 2018.

(a) Section 7A(g)(1) of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a(g)(1) - $41,484;

(b) Section 11(l) of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 21(l) - $22,039;

(c) Section 5(l) of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. 45(l) - $41,484;

(d) Section 5(m)(1)(A) of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. 45(m)(1)(A) - $41,484;

(e) Section 5(m)(1)(B) of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. 45(m)(1)(B) - $41,484;

(f) Section 10 of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. 50 - $545;

(g) Section 5 of the Webb-Pomerene (Export Trade) Act, 15 U.S.C. 65 - $545;

(h) Section 6(b) of the Wool Products Labeling Act, 15 U.SC. 68d(b) - $545;

(i) Section 3(e) of the Fur Products Labeling Act, 15 U.S.C. 69a(e) - $545;

(j) Section 8(d)(2) of the Fur Products Labeling Act, 15 U.S.C. 69f(d)(2) - $545;

(k) Section 333(a) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, 42 U.S.C. 6303(a) - $449;

(l) Sections 525(a) and (b) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, 42 U.S.C. 6395(a) and (b), respectively - $22,039 and $41,484, respectively;

(m) Section 621(a)(2) of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, 15 U.S.C. 1681s(a)(2) - $3,895;

(n) Section 1115(a) of the Medicare Prescription Drug Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003, Public Law 108-173, 21 U.S.C. 355 note - $14,666;

(o) Section 814(a) of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, 42 U.S.C. 17304 - $1,180,566; and

(p) Civil monetary penalties authorized by reference to the Federal Trade Commission Act under any other provision of law within the jurisdiction of the Commission - refer to the amounts set forth in paragraphs (c), (d), (e) and (f) of this section, as applicable.

[ 83 FR 2903, Jan. 22, 2018]

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 5 - GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATION AND EMPLOYEES
U.S. Code: Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE

§ 46 - Additional powers of Commission

§ 57a - Unfair or deceptive acts or practices rulemaking proceedings

§ 1681 - Congressional findings and statement of purpose

§ 1681a - Definitions; rules of construction

§ 1681b - Permissible purposes of consumer reports

§ 1681c - Requirements relating to information contained in consumer reports

§ 1681c-1 - Identity theft prevention; fraud alerts and active duty alerts

§ 1681c-2 - Block of information resulting from identity theft

§ 1681d - Disclosure of investigative consumer reports

§ 1681e - Compliance procedures

§ 1681f - Disclosures to governmental agencies

§ 1681g - Disclosures to consumers

§ 1681h - Conditions and form of disclosure to consumers

§ 1681i - Procedure in case of disputed accuracy

§ 1681j - Charges for certain disclosures

§ 1681k - Public record information for employment purposes

§ 1681l - Restrictions on investigative consumer reports

§ 1681m - Requirements on users of consumer reports

§ 1681n - Civil liability for willful noncompliance

§ 1681o - Civil liability for negligent noncompliance

§ 1681p - Jurisdiction of courts; limitation of actions

§ 1681q - Obtaining information under false pretenses

§ 1681r - Unauthorized disclosures by officers or employees

§ 1681s - Administrative enforcement

§ 1681s-1 - Information on overdue child support obligations

§ 1681s-2 - Responsibilities of furnishers of information to consumer reporting agencies

§ 1681s-3 - Affiliate sharing

§ 1681t - Relation to State laws

§ 1681u - Disclosures to FBI for counterintelligence purposes

§ 1681v - Disclosures to governmental agencies for counterterrorism purposes

§ 1681w - Disposal of records

§ 1681x - Corporate and technological circumvention prohibited

U.S. Code: Title 26 - INTERNAL REVENUE CODE
U.S. Code: Title 28 - JUDICIARY AND JUDICIAL PROCEDURE
U.S. Code: Title 31 - MONEY AND FINANCE
U.S. Code: Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
U.S. Code: Title 44 - PUBLIC PRINTING AND DOCUMENTS

Title 16 published on 02-May-2018 03:44

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 16 CFR Part 1 after this date.

  • 2018-01-22; vol. 83 # 14 - Monday, January 22, 2018
    1. 83 FR 2902 - Adjustments to Civil Penalty Amounts
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