§ 25.1-237. Payment of compensation and damages into court; vesting of title
Upon the return of the report of the body determining just compensation, and the confirmation, alteration or modification thereof in the manner provided in this chapter, the sum so ascertained by the court as compensation and damages, if any, to the property owners may be paid into court. Upon paying such sum into court, title to the property and rights condemned shall vest in the petitioner to the extent prayed for in the petition, unless such title shall have already vested in the petitioner in a manner otherwise provided by law. The petitioner or its agent shall have the right to enter and construct its works or improvements upon or through the property described in its petition.
(Code 1919, § 4369; Code 1950, §§ 25-19, 25-20; 1962, c. 426, § 25-46.24; 2000, c. 1029; 2003, c. 940.)Sections: Previous 25.1-230 25.1-231 25.1-232 25.1-233 25.1-234 25.1-235 25.1-236 25.1-237 25.1-238 25.1-239 25.1-240 25.1-241 25.1-242 25.1-243 25.1-244 Next
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