Texas Human Resources Code - Section 103.0091. Injunction
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Section: 103.0041 103.005 103.006 103.007 103.0075 103.008 103.009 103.0091 103.0092 103.010 103.011 105.001 105.002 105.003
§ 103.0091. INJUNCTION. (a) The department may petition
a district court for a temporary restraining order to restrain a
continuing violation of the standards or licensing requirements
provided under this chapter if the department finds that the
violation creates an immediate threat to the health and safety of
the adult day-care residents.
(b) A district court, on petition of the department and on a
finding by the court that a person is violating the standards or
licensing requirements provided under this chapter, may by
(1) prohibit a person from continuing a violation of
the standards or licensing requirements provided under this
(2) restrain or prevent the establishment or operation
of a facility without a license issued under this chapter; or
(3) grant any other injunctive relief warranted by the
(c) The attorney general may institute and conduct a suit
authorized by this section at the request of the department.
(d) Venue for a suit brought under this section is in the
county in which the facility is located or in Travis County.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 434, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1994.
Amended by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 76, § 8.107, eff. Sept. 1,
Last modified: August 11, 2007