TX NATURAL RESOURCES CODE

TITLE 3. OIL AND GAS

SUBTITLE A. ADMINISTRATION

CHAPTER 87. REGULATION OF SOUR NATURAL GAS

SUBCHAPTER H. ENFORCEMENT



§ 87.241. PENALTY.
     (a) A person who violates this chapter is liable to a penalty of not more than $1,000 for each offense.
     (b) Each day a violation occurs constitutes a separate offense.
     (c) The penalty may be recovered by the State of Texas, with costs of suit, in a civil action instituted by the attorney general in Travis County, in the county in which the violation occurred, or in the county of residence of the defendant.

Acts 1977, 65th Leg., p. 2546, ch. 871, art. I, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1977. Amended by Acts 1983, 68th Leg., p. 5255, ch. 967, § 3, eff. Sept. 1, 1983.

§ 87.242. INJUNCTIVE RELIEF.
     (a) A violation or threatened violation of this chapter may be enjoined by any court of competent jurisdiction in which suit for penalty may be brought.
     (b) The court shall issue the writs or prohibitory or mandatory injunctions that the facts justify.

Acts 1977, 65th Leg., p. 2546, ch. 871, art. I, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1977.