NOTICE OF PROPOSED REGULATION
Date: February 27, 2007
REGULATION TITLE: REGULATION NO.:
Traffic & Parking; Fine Schedule 6C1-3.014
SUMMARY: The amendment changes the reporting period during when a vehicle is cited for
violations from May 1 through April 30 to September 1 through August 31 for purposes of
impoundment and suspension of campus driving and parking privileges.
AUTHORITY: BOG Resolution dated January 7, 2003
COMMENTS CONCERNING THE PROPOSED REGULATION SHOULD BE
SUBMITTED WITHIN 14 DAYS OF THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE TO THE
CONTACT PERSON IDENTIFIED BELOW.
THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED REGULATION
IS: Rebecca J. Holt, Administrative Assistant, 123 Tigert Hall, Post Office Box 113125,
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, 352-392-1358 office, 352-392-4387 facsimile,
NAME OF PERSON WHO APPROVED THE PROPOSED REGULATION: Ed Poppell,
Vice President for Finance and Administration
THE FULL TEXT OF THE PROPOSED REGULATION IS ATTACHED TO THIS
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
6C1-3.014 Finance and Administ action; Traffic & Parking; Fine Schedule.
(1) The schedule of violations, and the accompanying fines are:
(a) No or expired decal or permit -- $20.00;
(b) Parking out of assigned area -- $20.00;
(c) Parking in a restricted area -- $20.00;
(d) Parking in a reserved parking space -- $20.00;
(e) Overtime Parking -- $7.00;
(f) Parking over lines -- $5.00;
(g) Parking on grass -- $20.00;
(h) Parking facing traffic -- $20.00;
(i) Parking on sidewalk -- $20.00;
(j) Parking obstructing traffic -- $20.00;
(k) Parking illegally in a service area -- $20.00;
(1) Parking in No Parking Zone -- $20.00;
(m) Decal improperly attached -- $5.00;
(n) False registration -- $100.00 plus the cost of the equivalent parking decal;
(o) The use of an unauthorized duplicate or lost or stolen decal -- $100.00 plus the cost
of the equivalent parking decal;
(p) Unauthorized use of decal or permit -- $20.00;
(q) Driving/parking on campus while eligibility is suspended -- $50.00;
(r) Failure to pay parking lot fee -- $20.00;
(s) Unauthorized operation of a vehicle in a restricted area -- $35.00;
(t) Backed into parking spaces where prohibited -- $20.00;
(u) Parking without a permit in a parking space reserved for persons with disabilities --
(v) Bicycles parked out of assigned area -- $5.00;
(w) Tampering with or unauthorized removal of, an immobilizing device -- $100.00 plus
the purchase price of the device if not returned to the University undamaged.
(2) The above schedule covers all motor vehicles, mopeds and bicycles, as appropriate,
and applies to all offenders. All listed fines are maximums and may be reduced at the discretion
of the University Traffic Authority.
(3) Any individual who receives a citation must pay the fine or file a statement of
appeal with the University Traffic Authority as provided in RegulationR-4e 6C1-3.015. Failure
to pay the fine or to file a statement of appeal within twenty (20) business days from the date of
the citation constitutes a default and the citation will be considered delinquent. The appropriate
penalty, plus an additional $5.00 administrative fee shall be imposed. Failure to respond to a
citation will result in the impoundment of the vehicle at the owner's expense. The vehicle will
not be released until all fines and fees are paid.
(4) If any vehicle is cited for violations as provided for in this regulationlfte more than
five (5) times during the period September May-1 through August 3 April-30, each additional
violation may result in impoundment of the vehicle. Any individual who accumulates more than
10 citations during the period SeptemberMay 1 through August 3 1April30 may have his or her
campus driving and parking privileges suspended for one year. In all cases in which these
privileges have been suspended, the University Police Department is authorized to remove the
decal, impound the vehicle, and issue a citation.
Specific Authority: BOG Resolution dated January 7, 2003 1001.71 ), 1006.66(2) FS.
Law Implemented 1001.,71(35), 1006.66 FS.
History--New 9-29-75, Amended 8-12-82, 3-6-85, 5-9-85, Formerly 6C1-3.14, Amended
5-14-87, 4-27-88, 4-23-89, 4-17-90, 5-19-93, 4-30-95, 6-28-98, 6-7-00, 5-22-01, 1-11-05,