43-24 LOCAL OPTION WOVEN-WIRE FENCES
LOCAL OPTION WOVEN-WIRE FENCES
Townships covered by chapter--Assessed value of farmland--Petition for township
election to make chapter applicable--Form of ballot--Effect of majority vote.
Adoption of chapter by civil township supersedes partition fence law.
Owners of adjoining land--Liability for expenses of erecting and maintaining local option
Duty of owner of adjoining land to build half of local option partition fence.
Fence upon which owners of adjoining lands agree is a legal fence.
Legal local option partition fence--Disagreement of owners of adjoining lands as to sort
Neglect or refusal to erect half of local option partition fence--Enforcement by adjoining
landowner--Service of notice and demand.
Aggrieved owner of adjoining land--Erection or repair of local option fence after notice
and demand on delinquent owner--Recovery of costs and damages.
Erection of local option partition fence not required when earth is frozen.
Judgment for construction or repair of local option partition fence is lien upon land of