28 CFR 85.1 - In general.

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§ 85.1 In general.

(a) For violations occurring on or before November 2, 2015, and for civil penalties assessed before August 1, 2016, whose associated violations occurred after November 2, 2015, the civil monetary penalties provided by law within the jurisdiction of the Department of Justice and listed in section 85.3 are adjusted as set forth in that section, in accordance with the requirements of the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, Public Law 104-410, 104 Stat. 890, in effect prior to November 2, 2015.

(b) For civil penalties assessed after August 1, 2016, whose associated violations occurred after November 2, 2015, the civil monetary penalties provided by law within the jurisdiction of the Department of Justice are adjusted as set forth in section 85.5, in accordance with the requirements of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, Public Law 114-74, section 701 (Nov. 2, 2015), 28 U.S.C. 2461 note.

[AG Order 3690-2016, 81 FR 42500, June 30, 2016]

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

Title 28 published on 2015-11-24

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 28 CFR Part 85 after this date.

  • 2017-02-03; vol. 82 # 22 - Friday, February 3, 2017
    1. 82 FR 9131 - Civil Monetary Penalties Inflation Adjustment for 2017
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      DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
      Final rule.
      Effective date: This rule is effective February 3, 2017. Applicability date: The adjusted civil penalty amounts are applicable only to civil penalties assessed after February 3, 2017, whose associated violations occurred after November 2, 2015.
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