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House Bill 1257

House Bill 1257

ARCHIVE (2013)

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Partition fences. Provides that a fence that is used by adjoining property owners as a fence is, unless otherwise agreed upon by the property owners, considered a partition fence and must be repaired, maintained, and paid for by the person who builds the fence or causes the fence to be built. Provides that the existing partition fence law applies to partition fences built and maintained before May 14, 2013. Repeals provisions of the fence law concerning: (1) required payment to the owner for an existing fence when previously unenclosed property becomes enclosed; and (2) application and construction of the partition fence law.
Current Status:
In Committee - first House
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