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28 U.S.C. § 1343 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 28. Judiciary and Judicial Procedure § 1343. Civil rights and elective franchise

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(a)?In addition to any other remedies permitted by law, any violations of subdivision (a), (b), or (c) of Section 19890or Section 19892 shall be subject to a civil penalty of one thousand dollars ($1,000) per opener installed, manufactured, sold, or offered for sale which is not in compliance with Section 19890or 19892.

(b)?In addition to any other remedies permitted by law, any violations of subdivision (d) or (h) of Section 19890 shall be subject to a civil penalty of five hundred dollars ($500) per opener installed and operational, that is not in compliance with Section 19890.

(c)?In addition to any other remedies permitted by law, a seller who violates the notice requirements of Section 1102.6 of the Civil Code, relating to automatic garage door openers, shall be subject to a civil penalty of five hundred dollars ($500).

(d)?Court proceedings may be initiated by the building department of the local agency with jurisdiction over enforcement of building standards, by affected consumers, or by the district attorney. ?Civil penalties assessed shall be payable to the local agency initiating the proceedings to enforce this chapter to offset the costs to the agency related to court proceedings. ?If an affected consumer initiates the proceeding, the civil penalties shall be payable to the consumer.

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