Bill Status of HB5814 98th General Assembly
Short Description: DIVISION FENCE COST-LIVESTOCK
Rep. Brian W. Stewart
| 12/3/2014||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Fence Act. Provides that if one of 2 adjoining landowners does not own livestock, the landowner who owns livestock shall pay the entire cost of building and maintaining the division fence between the adjoining lands. Provides that if the landowner that owned no livestock subsequently commences raising livestock, the landowner that built the fence is entitled to reimbursement from the other landowner for 50% of the construction and maintenance costs of the fence. Effective immediately.