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15.18.07.00.htm 15.18.07.00. Title 15 DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Subtitle 18 STATE CHEMIST Chapter 07 Administrative Penalty Standards Authority: Agriculture Article, §5-107.1 and 6-401, Annotated Code of Maryland
15.18.07.01.htm 15.18.07.01. 01 Purpose and Scope.. This chapter establishes standards that determine the administrative penalty for any person who violates and is required to be registered under the Maryland Pesticide Registration and Labeling Law (Agriculture Article, Title 5, Subtitle 1, Annotated Code of Maryland) the Maryland Commercial Feed Law (Agriculture Article, Title 6, Subtitle 1, Annotated Code of Maryland) the Maryland Commercial Fertilizer Law (Agriculture Article, Title 6, Subtitle
15.18.07.02.htm 15.18.07.02. 02 Penalty Instead of Refusing or Canceling a Registration.. After notice and an opportunity for a hearing, the Secretary may impose a penalty on any person subject to the Secretary's regulatory authority, instead of refusing or canceling a registration.
15.18.07.03.htm 15.18.07.03. 03 Violations.. The Secretary may impose a penalty on any person who:. A. Violates any of the regulatory requirements of the Maryland Pesticide Registration and Labeling Law under Agriculture Article, Title 5, Subtitle 1, Annotated Code of Maryland;B. Violates any of the regulatory requirements of the Maryland Commercial Feed Law under Agriculture Article, Title 6, Subtitle 1, Annotated Code of Maryland;C. Violates any of the regulatory requirements of the Maryland Commercial F
15.18.07.04.htm 15.18.07.04. 04 Classifications of Violations for the Purpose of Determining Penalties.. A. For a violation of Regulation .03 of this chapter, a penalty may be imposed by the Secretary, considering the nature and gravity of each violation as determined by §B of this regulation, consistent with the following standards:1) For the first violation, a penalty of not less than $100 or more than $500;. 2) For the second violation a penalty of not less than $500 or more than $1,500;.
15.18.07.05.htm 15.18.07.05. 05 Appeal.. A person may appeal the Secretary's decision to impose a penalty as provided in Agriculture Article, §2-405, Annotated Code of Maryland. A person shall be notified of this right to appeal.
15.18.07.06.htm 15.18.07.06. 06 Penalty Payment.. Unless a person appeals, the amount of a penalty shall be paid to the Secretary within 30 days of the violation notice.
15.18.07.9999.htm 15.18.07.9999. Administrative History Effective date: February 27, 2006 (33:4 Md. R. 354).
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