NCUAQMD RULE 2-2-500 ENFORCEMENT
LAST REVISED 11/11/11

2-500 ENFORCEMENT

2-501 PROHIBITIONS

501.1 No person shall set, or allow to be set, any open outdoor fires on days when prohibited by the ARB, or by the District, unless specifically exempted by the provisions as outlined in 2-102 of this regulation.

501.2 No person shall set, or allow to be set, any open outdoor fires as may be allowed by 2-301 and 2-302, or this regulation, unless he has a valid permit from a designated Fire Control Agency and/or the District as required in 2-304 of this regulation.

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 H & S Code 42450, by a hearing board pursuant to H & S 42451, or by the state board pursuant to H & S 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.