Fines Reduced Where Landlord Submitted BPD Test Reports Before Hearing

LVT Number: #28145

The DEP issued violation notices to landlord for failing to submit an annual test report for three backflow prevention devices. At a hearing landlord presented test reports that showed compliance before the hearing date. The ALJ imposed a mitigated penalty for one of the charges and standard penalties for the other charges. Landlord was fined a total of $1,050. Landlord appealed and won. Landlord was entitled to mitigated penalties for all three violations. So the total fine was reduced to $150.

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700 Rogers Realty LLC: ECB App. No. 1701158 (12/14/17) [1-pg. doc.]