Title 23
Health and Safety

Chapter 1
Department of Health

R.I. Gen. Laws § 23-1-21

§ 23-1-21. Immediate compliance order.

Whenever the director determines that there exists a violation of any law, rule, or regulation within the jurisdiction of the director which requires immediate action to protect the health, welfare, or safety of the public or any member of the public, the director may, without prior notice of violation or hearing, issue an immediate compliance order stating the existence of the violation and the action he or she deems necessary. The compliance order shall become effective immediately upon service or within the time specified by the director in the order. No request for a hearing on an immediate compliance order may be made.

History of Section.
P.L. 1966, ch. 109, § 1.