2018 Maryland Code
Environment
Title 6 - Toxic, Carcinogenic, and Flammable Substances
Subtitle 13 - Lead-Containing Children's Products
§ 6-1308. Other penalties

Universal Citation: MD Env Code § 6-1308 (2018)
  • (a) Assessment of fine by Comptroller. -- In addition to any other penalty provided by law, the Comptroller may assess against a person who violates ยง 6-1304(e) of this subtitle a fine not exceeding $ 1,000 for each violation, up to a maximum of $ 50,000.

  • (b) Prior warnings. -- A fine assessed under subsection (a) of this section may not be assessed until the person who committed the violation has been issued three warnings regarding the violation.

  • (c) Separate violation. -- Each day on which a violation occurs or continues is a separate violation under this section.

  • (d) Distribution. -- At the end of each quarter, the Comptroller shall distribute all fines assessed under this section to the Lead Poisoning Prevention Fund in a manner determined by the Department and the Comptroller.

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