RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A new bill could allow fines to be multiplied by up to 14 times their basic value for those with higher incomes, reaching more than R$40,000 (US$10,000). Bill number 2994/2019 is proposed by federal deputy Israel Batista (PV/DF).
If the bill is approved, those who have net income above 20 monthly minimum wages, (now R$19,080), would pay the highest fines. Taking as an example the value of the fine for Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here