A. Penalty; Fines
1. The Department may issue fines to anyone who operates an Adult Residential Care Facility without a license issued by the Department or in violation of
departmental regulations.
2. The fines shall not exceed two hundred and fifty (250) dollars for each day of offense and shall be levied in accordance with R.S. 40:2160.

B. Injunctive Relief.
If the Adult Residential Care Facility continues to operate without a license or in violation of departmental regulations, the Department of Social Services may
file suit in the district court in the parish in which the facility is located for injunctive relief.