Oregon Department of Energy, Energy Facility Siting Council

Rule Rule 345-029-0090
Council Consideration of Mitigating Factors


Notwithstanding OAR 345-029-0080 (Payment of Penalty), the Council in its order after a contested case proceeding on a civil penalty imposed under OAR 345-029-0060 (Civil Penalties) may rescind or reduce the penalty upon a showing by the responsible party incurring the penalty that imposition of the penalty would be an unreasonable economic and financial hardship, that the responsible party has taken prompt and effective action to correct the violation and ensure that it will not be repeated, or that the responsible party reported the conditions or circumstances of the violation as a result of a routine compliance audit.
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