Maine Revised Statutes

§279-B. Fines, suspensions and revocations

To enforce the provisions of this chapter and the rules referred to in section 279-A, the commission is authorized to establish a schedule for fines for each violation of this chapter or the rules. The commission is authorized to levy a fine, after notice and hearing, for each violation of this chapter or the rules. [2007, c. 611, §7 (AMD).]

The commission is further authorized to establish a schedule of suspensions of licenses and may levy suspensions for each violation of this chapter or the rules. [1991, c. 579, §14 (AMD).]

Any person aggrieved by any fine or suspension imposed by the commission may seek judicial review pursuant to the Maine Administrative Procedure Act, Title 5, chapter 375. [1989, c. 203, §3 (AMD).]

1. Delegation of authority to executive director. 
[ 1991, c. 579, §15 (NEW); MRSA T. 8, §279-B, sub-§1 (RP) .]
2. Delegation of authority to commission chair.  The commission may delegate to the chair, by rules adopted in accordance with the Maine Administrative Procedure Act, its authority to levy fines and suspensions for particular violations or classes of violations. The chair shall exercise this authority in a manner consistent with Title 5, chapter 375. Any person aggrieved by any fine or suspension imposed by the chair may seek judicial review pursuant to the Maine Administrative Procedure Act. This subsection takes effect on July 1, 1992.
[ 1991, c. 579, §15 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1973, c. 215, (NEW). 1973, c. 303, §3 (AMD). 1975, c. 52, (RPR). 1975, c. 623, §5-C (AMD). 1977, c. 694, §153 (RPR). 1989, c. 203, §3 (AMD). 1989, c. 878, §A22 (AMD). 1991, c. 579, §§14,15 (AMD). 2007, c. 611, §7 (AMD).