Department of Energy January 24, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Civil Monetary Penalty Inflation Adjustments
Document Number: 2017-00567
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-01-24
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is issuing a final rule to amend its regulations governing the maximum civil monetary penalties assessable for violations of statutes, rules, and orders within the Commission's jurisdiction. The Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, as amended most recently by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015, requires the Commission to issue this final rule.