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Title 18 : Health

Chapter 038 : LEAD POISONING PREVENTION

(Cite as: 18 V.S.A. § 1760a)
  •  [Section 1760a repealed effective upon occurrence of contingency.]

    § 1760a. Enforcement; Administrative Order; penalties.

    (a) A person who violates section 1759 of this title commits a civil violation and shall be subject to a civil penalty as set forth in this subsection which shall be enforceable by the Commissioner in the Judicial Bureau pursuant to the provisions of 4 V.S.A. chapter 29.

    (1) An owner of rental target housing who fails to comply with subdivisions 1759(b)(1), (2), and (3) of this title by the due date or an owner of a child care facility who fails to comply with subsection 1759(c) of this title by the due date shall pay a civil penalty of not more than $50.00 if the owner comes into compliance within 30 days after the due date; otherwise the owner shall pay a civil penalty of not more than $150.00.

    (2) An owner who cannot demonstrate by a preponderance of the evidence that essential maintenance practices were performed by the due date shall pay an additional penalty of not more than $250.00.

    (b) Nothing in this section shall limit the Commissioner's authority under any other provisions of law. (Added 2007, No. 176 (Adj. Sess.), § 32, eff. Jan. 1, 2010.)