Texas Water Code
Sec. § 57.266
Report of Commissioners of Appraisement


The commissioners of appraisement shall prepare a report of their findings. The report shall include:


the name of the owner of each piece of property examined and assessed;


a description which will identify each piece of property; and


the value of all property to be taken or acquired for rights-of-way or any other purposes connected with carrying out the engineer’s report.


At least a majority of the commissioners of appraisement shall sign the report. They shall file the report with the secretary of the board.


The failure of the commissioners of appraisement to return damages to any tract of land inside or outside the district shall be considered a finding that no damage will be done to that tract.


The commissioners of appraisement in their report shall fix a time and place to hear objections to the findings in the report. The date for the hearing shall not be less than 20 days from the filing of the report.
Acts 1971, 62nd Leg., p. 110, ch. 58, Sec. 1, eff. Aug. 30, 1971. Amended by Acts 1981, 67th Leg., p. 984, ch. 367, Sec. 39, eff. June 10, 1981; Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 248, Sec. 49, eff. June 18, 2003.
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