The utility authority may use the following guidelines when considering the appropriate sanctions to be imposed in any given case:
(a) Whether the sanction is required by this title or other applicable law or whether imposition is discretionary;
(b) The minimum sanction needed to affect compliance;
(c) The irreparable harm to the operation of the Yurok Public Utility District, and/or to the Tribe, if the sanction is not imposed;
(d) The customer’s past record of compliance, or noncompliance, or good faith efforts to achieve compliance;
(e) The irreparable harm to other persons or property if the sanction is not imposed; and
(f) The effectiveness of similar sanctions in securing compliance in other cases.