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§ 10-328. Nuisances and health

West's Annotated Code of MarylandLocal GovernmentEffective: October 1, 2013

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Local Government (Refs & Annos)
Division III. Counties [Titles 9-15] (Refs & Annos)
Title 10. Express Powers Act (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 3. Express Powers of Charter Counties and Code Counties (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2013
MD Code, Local Government, § 10-328
Formerly cited as MD CODE, Art. 25A, § 5
§ 10-328. Nuisances and health
In general
(a) A county may provide for the prevention, abatement, and removal of nuisances.
Contagious diseases
(b) A county may provide for the prevention of contagious diseases in the county.
Regulation of offensive trades
(c) A county may regulate any place where offensive trades are conducted or that may involve or give rise to unsanitary conditions or conditions detrimental to health.
(d) This title does not affect:
(1) any power or duty of the Secretary of Health or the Secretary of the Environment; or
(2) any public general law relating to health.


Added by Acts 2013, c. 119, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2013. Amended by Acts 2017, c. 62, § 6.
MD Code, Local Government, § 10-328, MD LOCAL GOVT § 10-328
Current through legislation effective through April 9, 2023, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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