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2018 Edition, Illegal Dumping Enforcement; Officer's Guide

This is the newest edition of the popular enforcement guide we have been publishing for ten years.
382 pages … $30 per copy, delivered

Local Governments: Please contact for bulk pricing.


1. What's New After the 85th Legislature
2. Ethics of Local Enforcement
3. Quick Start Guide to Illegal Dumping Enforcement
Who can enforce these laws in Texas
Basic approaches used for most cases
4. Paying for the Cleanup
5. Using Municipal Codes to Fight Dumping
6. Health Nuisance and Public Nuisance Enforcement
THSC Chap 341. Public Health Nuisances
THSC Chap 343. Public Nuisance
7. Primary Illegal Dumping Enforcement
THSC Chap 365 Penalty Chart
Dumping by Local Governments
8. Water Pollution and Special Violations

TWC Sec. 7.145 Felony Water Pollution
TWC Sec. 7.147 Misdemeanor Water Pollution
9. Local Control of Scrap Tires

10. Oil and Gas Waste
11. Illegal Outdoor Burning
12. Building an Effective Local Program
13. Appendix (Current Laws and Selected Rules)