Title 45 published on 2015-11-20
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ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 45 CFR Part 160 after this date.
2016-09-06; vol. 81 # 172 - Tuesday, September 6, 2016
81 FR 61538 - Adjustment of Civil Monetary Penalties for Inflation
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Office of the Secretary, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Administration for Children and Families, Office of the Inspector General
Interim final rule.
This rule is effective on September 6, 2016.
42 CFR Part 3
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is issuing a new regulation to adjust for inflation the maximum civil monetary penalty amounts for the various civil monetary penalty authorities for all agencies within HHS. We are taking this action to comply with the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990 (the Inflation Adjustment Act), as amended by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015. In addition, this interim final rule includes updates to certain agency-specific regulations to identify their updated information, and note the location of HHS-wide regulations.