Violations of the provisions of § 46-12.1-3 shall be subject to fines of fifty ($50.00) dollars per day for each day the tank remains in the ground after notification, in writing, by the enforcing officer that the provisions of § 46-12.1-3 have been violated. This penalty shall be in addition to any fine or penalty that may be assessed under other state law or regulations.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1985, ch. 488, § 1; P.L. 1988, ch. 84, § 115.)

Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws 46-12.1-4

  • Enforcing officer: means the chief of the fire department, the building official, the public safety director, the public utilities director or the public works director of the several cities, towns and fire districts, as may be designated in any ordinance adopted under this chapter, or his or her designee. See Rhode Island General Laws 46-12.1-2
  • in writing: include printing, engraving, lithographing, and photo-lithographing, and all other representations of words in letters of the usual form. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-16