Texas Natural Resources Code - Section 111.019. Right Of Eminent Domain
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§ 111.019. RIGHT OF EMINENT DOMAIN. (a) Common carriers
have the right and power of eminent domain.
(b) In the exercise of the power of eminent domain granted
under the provisions of Subsection (a) of this section, a common
carrier may enter on and condemn the land, rights-of-way,
easements, and property of any person or corporation necessary for
the construction, maintenance, or operation of the common carrier
(c) Upon written request by a resident or owner of land
crossed by a common carrier pipeline, the common carrier must
disclose material data safety sheets concerning the commodities
transported by the common carrier required by the commission and
the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986 (42
U.S.C. Section 11001 et seq.). Such disclosure must be in writing
and must be mailed or delivered to the resident or landowner within
30 days of receipt of the request.
Acts 1977, 65th Leg., p. 2580, ch. 871, art. I, § 1, eff. Sept. 1,
1977. Amended by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 630, § 1, eff. Sept.
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