NOTICE OF PROPOSED REGULATION AMENDMENT
Date: February 12, 2008
REGULATION TITLE: REGULATION NO.:
Traffic & Parking: Fine Schedule 6C1-3.014
SUMMARY: The amendments increase the fines for various traffic and parking violations on
campus. The deadline for appealing a citation or paying the fine has been changed from twenty
business days to thirty calendar days.
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 comments must identify the regulation
you are commenting on.
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 Business Affairs
THE FULL TEXT OF THE PROPOSED REGULATION IS ATTACHED TO THIS
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
6C1-3.014 Traffic & Parking; Fine Schedule.
(1) The schedule of violations, and the accompanying fines are:
(a) No or expired decal or permit -- $30.00;20.0
(b) Parking out of assigned area -- $30.0020-00;
(c) Parking in a restricted area -- $30.0020-00;
(d) Parking in a reserved parking space -- $30.0020.0;
(e) Overtime Parking -- $15.007-00;
(f) Parking over lines -- $20.00-5-;0
(g) Parking on grass -- $30.000.00;
(h) Parking facing traffic -- $30.0020-00;
(i) Parking on sidewalk -- $30.0020-00;
(j) Parking obstructing traffic -- $30.002Q-00;
(k) Parking illegally in a service area -- $30.0020-00;
(1) Parking in No Parking Zone -- $30.0020-00;
(m) Decal improperly attached -- $10.005-00;
(n) False registration -- $150.004100.0 plus the cost of the equivalent parking decal;
(o) The use of an unauthorized duplicate or lost or stolen decal -- $150.00-00.00 plus
the cost of the equivalent parking decal;
(p) Unauthorized use of decal or permit -- $30.0020.00;
(q) Driving/parking on campus while eligibility is suspended -- $100.00-50.0;
(r) Failure to pay parking lot fee -- $30.0020-00;
(s) Unauthorized operation of a vehicle in a restricted area -- $50.0035.00;
(t) Backed into parking spaces where prohibited -- $30.0020.00;
(u) Parking without a permit in a parking space reserved for persons with disabilities --
(v) Bicycles parked out of assigned area -- $10.00-5-00;
(w) Tampering with or unauthorized removal of, an immobilizing device --
$200.00100.00 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 Regulation 6C 1-3.015. Failure to
pay the fine or to file a statement of appeal within thirtytwenty (320) calendarbusiness 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 mavwit-4 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 rule more than five (5)
times during the period September 1 through August 31, each additional violation may result in
impoundment of the vehicle. Any individual who accumulates more than 10 citations during the
period September 1 through August 31 may have his or her campus driving and parking
privileges suspended for one year. In all cases in which parkingthese 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.
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, 3-30-