42 CFR 488.446 - Administrator sanctions: long-term care facility closures.
(a) Will be subject to a civil monetary penalty as follows:
(1) A minimum of $500 for the first offense.
(2) A minimum of $1,500 for the second offense.
(3) A minimum of $3,000 for the third and subsequent offenses.
(b) May be subject to exclusion from participation in any Federal health care program (as defined in section 1128B(f) of the Act); and
(c) Will be subject to any other penalties that may be prescribed by law.