582.300 - Violations: Notice of warning; civil penalties

582.300. Violations: Notice of warning; civil penalties

Violations of the provisions of this chapter or chapter 582 of NRS are subject to the following:

1. Except as otherwise provided in subsection 2, for a first violation, the Division will impose a civil penalty of not less than $25 and not more than $100.

2. If the Division determines that a first violation was unintentional, the Division will issue a notice of warning to the person who committed the violation, without imposing a civil penalty. The notice of warning must be in writing and set forth:

(a) The statute or regulation that was violated;

(b) The action necessary to remedy the violation; and

(c) The time by which the person must remedy the violation to avoid the imposition of a civil penalty. Failure to remedy the violation by the time set forth in the notice constitutes a second violation.

3. For a second violation, the Division will impose a civil penalty of not less than $50 and not more than $500.

4. For a third or subsequent violation, the Division will impose a civil penalty of not less than $100 and not more than $1,000.

Added to NAC by St. Sealer of Weights & Measures by R162-03, eff. 1-27-2004

NRS 582.021, 582.025

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