Penalties for failure to adhear to time limit

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Penalties for failure to adhear to time limit

Postby barres » Wed Feb 22, 2006 5:58 pm

Would it be possible to financially penalize DPS for failing to adhere to the legislated time limits for issuing/denying a CHL?

I was thinking half the license fee is refunded on day 61/46, and the other half refunded 15 days later, but any formula of X% refunded for every Y days late would probably get DPS's butts off of their hands.

And limit them to 5-10 working days to find the problems with the application packet with a similar formula: W% of licensing fee refunded for every Z days after [limit] for an error in application to be found.


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Postby txinvestigator » Wed Feb 22, 2006 6:00 pm

That does not penalize DPS, I don't think. If I remember correctly, the fees go to the general fund.
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Postby nitrogen » Wed Feb 22, 2006 7:32 pm

txinvestigator wrote:That does not penalize DPS, I don't think. If I remember correctly, the fees go to the general fund.


Ok, so you just say that DPS has to pay that money out of their fund, leaving the general fund alone.
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Postby DustinB » Wed Feb 22, 2006 7:42 pm

Would be nice but doesn't the law state something about "unless any problems occur"? Which could be anything(under staffed, background check problems, etc...).


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