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 civil penalty amounts apply to violations occurring after April 10, 2014.

(a) Section 7A(g)(1) of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a(g)(1) - $16,000;

(b) Section 11(l) of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 21(l) - $8,500;

(c) Section 5(l) of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. 45(l) - $16,000;

(d) Section 5(m)(1)(A) of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. 45(m)(1)(A) - $16,000;

(e) Section 5(m)(1)(B) of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. 45(m)(1)(B) - $16,000;

(f) Section 10 of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. 50 - $210;

(g) Section 5 of the Webb-Pomerene (Export Trade) Act, 15 U.S.C. 65 - $210;

(h) Section 6(b) of the Wool Products Labeling Act, 15 U.SC. 68d(b) - $210;

(i) Section 3(e) of the Fur Products Labeling Act, 15 U.S.C. 69a(e) - $210;

(j) Section 8(d)(2) of the Fur Products Labeling Act, 15 U.S.C. 69f(d)(2) - $210;

(k) Section 333(a) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, 42 U.S.C. 6303(a) - $210;

(l) Sections 525(a) and (b) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, 42 U.S.C. 6395(a) and (b), respectively - $8,500 and $16,000, respectively;

(m) Section 621(a)(2) of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, 15 U.S.C. 1681s(a)(2) - $3,500;

(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 - $12,100;

(o) Section 814(a) of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, 42 U.S.C. 17304 - $1,100,000; 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.

[79 FR 13540, Mar. 11, 2014]

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