TITLE 35: ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
SUBTITLE M: BIOLOGICAL MATERIALS
CHAPTER I: POLLUTION CONTROL BOARD
SUBCHAPTER b: POTENTIALLY INFECTIOUS MEDICAL WASTES
PART 1420 GENERAL PROVISIONS
SECTION 1420.106 PENALTY FACTOR


 

Section 1420.106  Penalty Factor

 

In making its orders and determinations relative to penalties, if any, to be imposed for violating Section 56.1(a) of the Act, the Board, in addition to the factors in Sections 33(c) and 42(h) of the Act, or the court shall take into consideration whether the owner or operator of the landfill reasonably relied on written statements from the person generating or treating the waste that the waste is not potentially infectious medical waste. (Section 56.1(k) of the Act)

 

(Source:  Added at 17 Ill. Reg. 9947, effective June 21, 1993)