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DOI/ONRR RIN: 1012-AA36 Publication ID: Fall 2023 
Title: Civil Monetary Penalty Rates Inflation Adjustments for Calendar Year 2024 

The Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR) will publish a final rule to adjust the maximum civil monetary penalty (CMP) rates for inflation and announce the rates applicable to Calendar Year (CY) 2024.

Agency: Department of the Interior(DOI)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: None     (To search for a specific CFR, visit the Code of Federal Regulations.)
Legal Authority: The Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, as amended by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015    28 U.S.C. 2461   
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
Final  Statutory  The Act requires that agencies publish their adjusted civil penalties by January 15 of every calendar year.  01/15/2024 

Overall Description of Deadline: If ONRR publishes the rule after January 15, Federal and Indian lessees who violate their mineral leases, ONRR regulations, or ONRR orders would be subject to maximum CMPs unadjusted for inflation for calendar year 2024.

Action Date FR Cite
Final Action  01/00/2024 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Luis Aguilar
Regulatory Specialist
Department of the Interior
Office of Natural Resources Revenue
Denver Federal Center, West, 6th Avenue and Kipling Street, Building 85, MS 64400B,
Denver, CO 80225
Phone:303 231-3418