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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 19-1616



Service of Default Order

[49 Pa.B. 6508]
[Saturday, October 26, 2019]

Philadelphia Parking Authority, Taxicab and Limousine Division v. Christopher De La Paz;
Doc. No. C-18-07-111

 Attention Christopher De La Paz, last known address of 710 South 10th Street, Allentown, PA 18103, this notice advises that a Default Order of Hearing Officer, Hon. Sheldon C. Jelin was issued and entered on September 12, 2019, with the Philadelphia Parking Authority's (Authority) Taxicab and Limousine Division's (TLD) Office of the Clerk.

 On July 18, 2018, the Enforcement Department of the TLD of the Authority issued Citation T-24904 to Christopher De La Paz, (Respondent) for a violation of 53 Pa.C.S. § 57A09(a), inspection/emission stickers (PA DOT) missing or expired.

 The complaint was served by proof-of-mail on July 18, 2018, but was returned to the TLD marked as ''return to sender, attempted, moved, unable to forward.''

 Service of the complaint was effectuated on September 15, 2018, via publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin pursuant to 52 Pa. Code § 1001.51(e) (relating to service by the Authority). See 48 Pa.B. 5818.

 Respondent did not pay the penalty amount identified on the citation or file a request for a hearing with the TLD Clerk within 15 days after the date of service as provided in 52 Pa. Code § 1005.13(b) (relating to answer to citations).

 On October 20, 2018, a notice was published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin to remind Respondent of the outstanding citation; to either pay the penalty, request a hearing, or suffer a default. See 48 Pa.B. 6767.

 To date, more than 15 days have expired and Respondent has failed to pay the penalty or file a request for a hearing with the TLD Clerk. Therefore, pursuant to 52 Pa. Code § 1005.13(c) the complaint is sustained and a Default Order is entered against Respondent.

 A penalty of $100 is imposed along with an administration fee of $75 for a total of $175.

 Respondent is Ordered to pay $175 by September 27, 2019.

 Pursuant to 52 Pa. Code § 1001.13(b) this Order will become effective on September 27, 2019 as an adjudication of the Authority if not selected for review by the Authority.

 Respondent is hereby notified to cease and desist from further violations of the Taxicab and Limousine regulations, 52 Pa. Code §§ 1001.1 et seq.

Hon. Sheldon C. Jelin (Ret.)
Hearing Officer

 If you have any questions concerning this notice, please do not hesitate to contact the TLD's Office of the Clerk, Heidi Robb, (215) 683-9498,

Executive Director

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 19-1616. Filed for public inspection October 25, 2019, 9:00 a.m.]

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