401 KAR 40:050. Penalties.


      RELATES TO: KRS 224.10, 224.46, 224.99


      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 224.99-010 permits the cabinet to assess civil and criminal penalties against any person who fails to perform any duties imposed by KRS Chapter 224, the administrative regulations promulgated pursuant to KRS Chapter 224 or any determination or order of the cabinet. This chapter establishes standards for enforcement and compliance monitoring of hazardous waste and solid waste management and practices. The enforcement and compliance monitoring standards of this chapter are for those activities and hazardous waste and solid waste sites or facilities regulated pursuant to 401 KAR Chapters 30 through 47. This administrative regulation establishes the policy for determining penalties.


      Section 1. Penalties. Any person or state or federal agency who violates any of the applicable provisions of KRS Chapter 224 or who violates any determination, order, or administrative regulation adopted pursuant thereto, shall be subject to civil or criminal penalties as set forth in KRS 224.99-010. (Recodified from 401 KAR 2:065, Section 9, eff. 3-1-83; Am. 10 Ky.R. 166; eff. 12-2-83.)