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What constitutes a “serious pattern” of violations?

Question 1: What constitutes a “serious pattern” of violations?

Guidance: A serious pattern constitutes violations that are both widespread and continuing over a period of time. A serious pattern is more than isolated violations. A serious pattern does not require a specific number of violations.

Regulatory Topic: What is a “serious pattern” of violations?
Published Date: Friday, April 4, 1997
Issued Date: Friday, April 4, 1997