Any person claiming to be deprived of a right or protection afforded the person by law by an order of the chief of the division of soil and water resources, except an order which adopts a rule, may appeal to the court of common pleas of Franklin county or the court of common pleas of the county in which the alleged violation exists.
If the court finds that the order of the chief appealed from was lawful and reasonable, it shall affirm such order. If the court finds that such order was unreasonable or unlawful, it shall vacate such order and make the order which it finds the chief should have made. The judgment of the court is final unless reversed, vacated, or modified on appeal.
Amended by 128th General AssemblyFile No.9,HB 1, §101.01, eff. 7/17/2009.
Effective Date: 03-16-1982