MENDOCINO COUNTY AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 2-502 - PENALTIES

502.1
Any violation of the open burning requirements stated in this regulation is a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment in the County Jail not exceeding six months, or by fine not exceeding one-thousand dollars ($1,000.00) or both, and the cost of putting out the fire. Every day, during any portion of which such violation occurs, constitutes a separate offense.

502.2
Any person who intentionally or negligently violates any order of abatement issued by a District pursuant to Health & Safety Section 42450, by a hearing board pursuant to Health & Safety Code Section 42451, or by the state board pursuant to Health & Safety Code Section 41505 shall be liable for a civil penalty not to exceed six thousand dollars ($6,000.00) for each day in which such violation occurs.