Local units are hereby authorized and empowered to acquire lands for the conservation
and recreation purposes of this chapter. If the director approves the acquisition of lands by a local unit with state assistance,
the lands may be acquired in the name of the local unit in any manner the local unit
is authorized by law to acquire real property; provided, however, that if the acquisition
is by eminent domain, it shall conform with the provisions of chapter 1 of title 24,
insofar as they are consistent with the provisions of this chapter. In acquiring land for the conservation and recreation purposes of this chapter,
the local unit may deal directly with the federal government or any department or
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.