It shall be the duty of the director of environmental management to enforce the provisions of this chapter and the regulations and orders adopted in accordance with this chapter to prosecute all persons guilty of any violation of this chapter.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1939, ch. 660, § 112; P.L. 1954, ch. 3343, § 1; G.L. 1956, § 23-23-2; P.L. 1979, ch. 39, § 1.)

Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws 23-22.5-2

  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.