Civil Penalty Calculation Methodology, 76 Fed. Reg. 71431
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Civil Penalty Calculation Methodology, 76 Fed. Reg. 71431 (Nov. 17, 2011)
The purpose of this notice is to clarify the FMCSA methodology for calculation of certain civil penalties. To induce compliance with federal regulations, FMCSA will impose a minimum civil penalty that is calculated by UFA. In many cases involving small businesses, the penalty will be lower than a large business under similar circumstances.