49 CFR Appendix B to Part 241, Schedule of Civil Penalties 1

Appendix B to Part 241 - Schedule of Civil Penalties 1
Section 2 Violation Willful violation
241.9(a) Requiring or permitting extraterritorial dispatching of a railroad operation $7,500 $11,000
(b) Failing to notify FRA about extraterritorial dispatching of a railroad operation in an emergency situation 5,000 7,500
241.11 Conducting a railroad operation that is extraterritorially dispatched:
(a)(1) Generally 7,500 11,000
(a)(2) In an emergency situation-where dispatching railroad fails to notify FRA of the extraterritorial dispatching 2,500 5,000
241.13 Requiring or permitting track to be used for the conduct of a railroad operation that is extraterritorially dispatched:
(a)(1) Generally 7,500 11,000
(a)(2) In an emergency situation-where dispatching railroad fails to notify FRA of the extraterritorial dispatching 2,500 5,000

1 A penalty may be assessed against an individual only for a willful violation. The Administrator reserves the right to assess a penalty of up to $109,819 for any violation where circumstances warrant. See 49 U.S.C. 21301, 21304 and 49 49 CFR part 209, appendix A.

2 Further designations for certain provisions, not found in the CFR citation for those provisions, and not found in this appendix, are FRA Office of Chief Counsel computer codes added as a suffix to the CFR citation and used to expedite imposition of civil penalties for violations. FRA reserves the right, should litigation become necessary, to substitute in its complaint the CFR citation in place of the combined designation cited in the civil penalty demand letter.

[ 67 FR 75960, Dec. 10, 2002, as amended at 73 FR 79705, Dec. 30, 2008; 77 FR 24423, Apr. 24, 2012; 81 FR 43112, July 1, 2016]

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Title 49 published on 09-May-2017 04:41

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR Part 241 after this date.

  • 2017-04-13; vol. 82 # 70 - Thursday, April 13, 2017
    1. 82 FR 17765 - Implementation of the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act for a Violation of a Federal Railroad Safety Law, Federal Railroad Administration Safety Regulation or Order, or the Hazardous Material Transportation Laws or Regulations, Orders, Special Permits, and Approvals Issued Under Those Laws
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      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective April 13, 2017.
      49 CFR Parts 209, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 227, 228, 229, 230, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236, 237, 238, 239, 240, 241, 242, 243, 244, 270, and 272