49 CFR Appendix H to Part 222, Schedule of Civil Penalties 1

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Appendix H to Part 222 - Schedule of Civil Penalties 1
Section Violation Willful
violation
Subpart B - Use of Locomotive Horns
§ 222.21 Use of locomotive horn
(a) Failure to sound horn at grade crossing $5,000 $7,500
Failure to sound horn in proper pattern 1,000 3,000
(b) Failure to sound horn at least 15 seconds and less than 1/4-mile before crossing 5,000 7,500
Sounding the locomotive horn more than 25 seconds before crossing 1,000 2,000
Sounding the locomotive horn more than 1/4-mile in advance of crossing 1,000 2,000
§ 222.33 Failure to sound horn when conditions of § 222.33 are not met 5,000 7,500
§ 222.45 Routine sounding of the locomotive horn at quiet zone crossing 5,000 7,500
§ 222.49 (b) Failure to provide Grade Crossing Inventory Form information 2,500 5,000
§ 222.59 (d) Routine sounding of the locomotive horn at a grade crossing equipped with wayside horn 5,000 7,500

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 CFR part 209, appendix A.

[ 71 FR 47634, Aug. 17, 2006, as amended at 73 FR 79702, Dec. 30, 2008. Redesignated at 74 FR 46394, Sept. 9, 2009 as amended at 77 FR 24420, Apr. 24, 2012; 81 FR 43110, July 1, 2016]

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Title 49 published on 2015-12-03

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR Part 222 after this date.

  • 2016-07-01; vol. 81 # 127 - Friday, July 1, 2016
    1. 81 FR 43105 - Implementation of the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act for a Violation of a Federal Railroad Safety Law or Federal Railroad Administration Safety Regulation or Order
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Railroad Administration
      Interim final rule.
      This interim final rule is effective August 1, 2016.
      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, and 272