Tex. Health & Safety Code Section 501.102
Amount of Penalty


The amount of the penalty may not exceed $1,000 for each violation, and each day a violation continues or occurs is a separate violation for purposes of imposing a penalty. The total amount of the penalty assessed for a violation continuing or occurring on separate days under this subsection may not exceed $5,000.


The amount shall be based on:


the seriousness of the violation, including the nature, circumstances, extent, and gravity of the violation;


the threat to health or safety caused by the violation;


the history of previous violations;


the amount necessary to deter a future violation;


whether the violator demonstrated good faith, including when applicable whether the violator made good faith efforts to correct the violation; and


any other matter that justice may require.
Added by Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 1411, Sec. 7.01, eff. Sept. 1, 1999.

Source: Section 501.102 — Amount of Penalty, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.­501.­htm#501.­102 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

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