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§ 7-259. Issuance of notice or order

West's Annotated Code of MarylandEnvironment

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Environment
Title 7. Hazardous Materials and Hazardous Substances (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Controlled Hazardous Substances (Refs & Annos)
Part VIII. Enforcement
MD Code, Environment, § 7-259
§ 7-259. Issuance of notice or order
In general
(a) After or concurrently with service of a complaint under this subtitle, the Department may:
(1) Issue an order that requires the person to whom it is directed to take corrective action within a time set in the order;
(2) Send a written notice that requires the person to whom it is directed to file a written report about the alleged violation; or
(3) Send a written notice that requires the person to whom the notice is directed:
(i) To appear at a hearing before the Department at a time and place the Department sets to answer the allegations of the complaint; or
(ii) To file a written report and also appear at a hearing before the Department at a time and place the Department sets to answer the charges in the complaint.
Effective date of order
(b) Any order issued under this section is effective immediately, according to its terms, when it is served.

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Added by Acts 1982, c. 240, § 2.
MD Code, Environment, § 7-259, MD ENVIR § 7-259
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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