50 CFR 12.25 - Transfers in settlement of civil penalty claims.

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§ 12.25 Transfers in settlement of civil penalty claims.

In the discretion of the Solicitor, an owner of wildlife or plants who may be liable for civil penalty under the Endangered Species Act, 16 U.S.C. 1531et seq.; Lacey Act, 18 U.S.C. 43; Lacey Act Amendments of 1981, 16 U.S.C. 3371et seq.; Eagle Protection Act, 16 U.S.C. 668et seq.; or Marine Mammal Protection Act, 16 U.S.C. 1361et seq., may be given an opportunity to completely or partially settle the civil penalty claim by transferring to the United States all right, title, and interest in any wildlife or plants that are subject to forfeiture. Such transfer may be accomplished by the owner's execution and return of a U.S. Customs Form 4607 or a similar compromise transfer of property instrument provided by the Department.

[ 47 FR 56861, Dec. 21, 1982]

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 16 - CONSERVATION
U.S. Code: Title 18 - CRIMES AND CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
U.S. Code: Title 19 - CUSTOMS DUTIES
U.S. Code: Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
Presidential Documents

Executive Order ... 11987

Title 50 published on 2015-08-22

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 50 CFR Part 12 after this date.

  • 2016-06-17; vol. 81 # 117 - Friday, June 17, 2016
    1. 81 FR 39848 - Seizure and Forfeiture Procedures
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, Fish and Wildlife Service
      Proposed rule.
      We will consider comments received or postmarked on or before August 16, 2016.
      50 CFR Part 12