Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Corpus Christi Day Cruise, Ltd.
Penalty: 
$300,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
March 15, 2006
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Corpus Christi Day Cruise, Ltd., operator of the M/V Texas Treasure, pleaded guilty to obstructing a U.S. Coast Guard investigation into whether the ship had illegally discharged waste oil and deliberately bypassed its pollution prevention equipment. The company agreed to pay a penalty of $300,000.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Coast Guard referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
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