Session of 1999
HOUSE BILL No. 2042
By Committee on Agriculture
9 AN ACT concerning adverse possession of real estate; relating to survey
10 of land.
12 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
13 Section 1. In any action for the recovery of real property maintained
14 against any person who has been in open, exclusive and continuous pos-
15 session of such real property, either under a claim knowingly adverse or
16 under a belief of ownership, for a period of less than 15 years, and not
17 barred or prohibited pursuant to the provisions of K.S.A. 60-503 and
18 amendments thereto, the court shall appoint a licensed land surveyor to
19 survey such property to determine ownership thereof. The cost of such
20 survey shall be assessed equally among the parties to such action.
21 Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its
22 publication in the statute book.