This is to notify you that the Department of Public Safety’s new Civil Fine Enforcement regulations, 520 CMR 1.00, will go into effect on July 1, 2013.  As you are aware, these regulations establish reasonable standards for the Department’s assessment of fines of up to $5,000 for violations of certain statutes and regulations enforced by the Department and impose a $100 per day fine for the owner an elevator for every day that an elevator is operated beyond its expiration date. 

Please be aware that the Department will begin assessing fines under these regulations on July 1, 2013.

The regulations, as well as FAQs, can be found here .