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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 10. Finance And Financial Institutions
Agency 5. State Corporation Commission
Chapter 110. Credit Counseling

10VAC5-110-60. Enforcement.

A. Failure to comply with any provision of Chapter 20 or this chapter may result in civil penalties, license revocation, the entry of a cease and desist order, or other appropriate enforcement action.

B. Pursuant to § 6.2-2021 of the Code of Virginia, a person shall be subject to a civil penalty of up to $1,000 for every violation of Chapter 20, which includes any violation of this chapter. Furthermore, if a person violates any provision of Chapter 20 or this chapter in connection with multiple debt management plans, the person shall be subject to a separate civil penalty for each debt management plan. For example, if a person provides five debt management plans and the person violates two provisions of this chapter in connection with each of the five debt management plans, there would be a total of 10 violations and the person would be subject to a maximum civil penalty of $10,000.

Statutory Authority

§§ 6.2-2013 and 12.1-13 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 32, Issue 5, eff. December 1, 2015.

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