15A NCAC 08F .0503       STANDARDS

In determining the amount of the assessment the Secretary, or his designee, shall consider the following standards:

(1)           duration of the violation;

(2)           other violations of this Subchapter or G.S. 143-215.6(a);

(3)           effectiveness of preventive or responsive measures taken by violator;

(4)           cost of rectifying any damage caused by the violation; and

(5)           the violator's previous record in complying or not complying with the requirements of G.S. 143, Article 21.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 90A-47; 90A-47.5; 143B-300;

Temporary Adoption Eff. January 7, 1997;

Eff. August 1, 1998.