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24-404

Chapter 24.--DRAINAGE AND LEVEES
Article 4.--DRAINAGE DISTRICTS WITHIN COUNTIES OR CITIES

      24-404.   Time and notice of hearing.Whenever a petition in conformity to the provisions of K.S.A. 24-403,signed by not less than two-fifths of the taxpayers residing within theboundaries of the proposed district, or signed by the record owners of notless than fifty-one percent (51%) of the land within the boundaries of theproposed districts, shall be presented to the board of county commissionersof any county, praying that a drainage district be incorporated andorganized, it shall be the duty forthwith of such board of countycommissioners to fix a time for the hearing of such petition, and to causethe county clerk to give notice thereof by one publication in somenewspaper published and of general circulation in the county at least five(5) days before the day fixed for the hearing.

      History:   L. 1905, ch. 215, § 4; R.S. 1923, 24-404; L. 1971, ch. 123, § 1; July1.