Miss. Code Ann. § 17-17-17

Miss. Code Ann. § 17-17-17
MISSISSIPPI CODE of 1972

*** Current through the 2012 Regular Session ***


TITLE 17.  LOCAL GOVERNMENT; PROVISIONS COMMON TO COUNTIES AND MUNICIPALITIES  
CHAPTER 17.  SOLID WASTES DISPOSAL  
SOLID WASTES DISPOSAL


Miss. Code Ann. §
17-17-17  (2012)

§
17-17-17. Unauthorized dumps as public nuisance per se


   The formation of unauthorized dumps is hereby declared to be a public nuisance per se, menacing public health and unlawful, and any person who forms an unauthorized dump shall be punished as provided in Section 17-17-29. Existing dumps shall be eliminated by removal or on-site burial.

HISTORY:
SOURCES: Laws, 1974, ch. 573, § 4, eff from and after passage (approved April 24, 1974).