SB 275--
Session of 1997
By Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

9 AN ACT authorizing the secretary of state to grant an easement to Finney 10 county for the purpose of construction and maintenance of a stream 11 crossing. 12 13 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas: 14 Section 1. (a) The secretary of state is hereby authorized to grant a 15 construction and maintenance easement to Finney county in, along and 16 across the Arkansas river at a location in the Southeast 1/4 of the Northeast 17 1/4 of the Northwest 1/4 of Section 23, Township 24 South, Range 33 West, 18 in Finney county, Kansas, for the purpose of constructing and maintaining 19 a stream crossing. 20 (b) The easement authorized by this section shall be conditioned on 21 Finney county's assuming full responsibility for the use of such easement 22 and holding the state of Kansas harmless therefor. The easement shall 23 terminate if the land is no longer used for the purpose for which the 24 easement was granted. 25 (c) Finney county is hereby authorized to acquire the easement de- 26 scribed in subsection (a) and to use the easement for the purpose of 27 constructing and maintaining a stream crossing and to assume full re- 28 sponsibility for such use and hold the state of Kansas harmless therefor. 29 Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its 30 publication in the Kansas register.