(a) The right of entry upon or to real property to investigate and utilize boundary
evidence, and to perform surveys, is a right of persons legally authorized to practice
land surveying, and it is the responsibility of the owner or tenant who owns or controls
property to provide reasonable access without undue delay. The right of entry is not contingent upon the provision of prior notice to the owner
or tenant. However, the owner or tenant shall be notified of the proposed time of entry where
(b) The requirements of subdivision (a) do not apply to monuments within access-controlled
portions of freeways.
(c) When required for a property survey, monuments within a freeway right-of-way shall
be referenced to usable points outside the access control line by the agency having
jurisdiction over the freeway when requested in writing by the registered civil engineer
or licensed land surveyor who is to perform the property survey. The work shall be done within a reasonable time period by the agency in direct cooperation
with the engineer or surveyor and at no charge to him or her.
FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.
Was this helpful?
Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes
A free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.