2016 US Code
Title 46 - Shipping
Subtitle IV - Regulation of Ocean Shipping
Part C - Miscellaneous
Chapter 441 - Evidence of Financial Responsibility for Passenger Transportation
Sec. 44104 - Civil penalty

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Citation 46 U.S.C. § 44104 (2016)
Section Name §44104. Civil penalty
Section Text

A person that violates section 44102 or 44103 of this title is liable to the United States Government for a civil penalty of not more than $5,000, plus $200 for each passage sold, to be assessed by the Federal Maritime Commission. The Commission may remit or mitigate the penalty on terms the Commission considers proper.

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(Pub. L. 109–304, §7, Oct. 6, 2006, 120 Stat. 1555.)

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Source (U.S. Code)Source (Statutes at Large)
44104 46 App.:817d(c). Pub. L. 89–777, §§2(c), 3(c), Nov. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 1357.
  46 App.:817e(c).
Publication Title United States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 46 - SHIPPING
Category Bills and Statutes
Collection United States Code
SuDoc Class Number Y 1.2/5:
Contained Within Title 46 - SHIPPING
Subtitle IV - Regulation of Ocean Shipping
Part C - Miscellaneous
Sec. 44104 - Civil penalty
Contains section 44104
Date 2016
Laws In Effect As Of Date January 6, 2017
Positive Law Yes
Disposition standard
Statutes at Large References 80 Stat. 1357
120 Stat. 1555
Public Law References Public Law 89-777, Public Law 109-304
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