45 CFR 672.17 - Burden of presentation; burden of persuasion.

§ 672.17 Burden of presentation; burden of persuasion.

The complainant has the burden of going forward with and of proving that the violation occurred as set forth in the complaint and that the proposed civil penalty, revocation, suspension, or other sanction, is appropriate. Following the establishment of a prima facie case, respondent has the burden of presenting and of going forward with any defense to the allegations set forth in the complaint. The Presiding Officer shall decide all controverted matters upon a preponderance of the evidence.

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The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 45 CFR Part 672 after this date.

  • 2016-06-27; vol. 81 # 123 - Monday, June 27, 2016
    1. 81 FR 41451 - Implementation of the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015
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      Interim final rule.
      Effective August 1, 2016.
      45 CFR Parts 672 and 681