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§ 8-507. Equitable relief

West's Annotated Code of MarylandEnvironment

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Title 8. Radiation
Subtitle 5. Enforcement
MD Code, Environment, § 8-507
§ 8-507. Equitable relief
In general
(a) The Department may bring an action for an injunction against any person who violates any provision of this title or any regulation, order, or permit adopted or issued by the Department under this title.
Injunction granted for violation or potential violation of title, regulation, order, or license
(b) On a showing that any person is violating or is about to violate this title or any regulation, order, or license adopted or issued by the Department, the court shall grant an injunction without requiring a showing of a lack of an adequate remedy at law.
Emergency injunction
(c) If an emergency arises from imminent danger to the public health, to the public welfare, or to the environment, the Department may sue for an immediate injunction to stop any activity that is causing the danger.


Added by Acts 1990, c. 431. Amended by Acts 1992, c. 22, § 1; Acts 1993, c. 5, § 1.
MD Code, Environment, § 8-507, MD ENVIR § 8-507
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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