43.1034 Dismissal by court.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 43.1034]

At any time before compensation for a piece of property has been determined and paid and after motion and hearing, the court may dismiss the action as to that property, except that it shall not dismiss the action as to any part of the property of which the plaintiff has taken possession or in which the plaintiff has taken title or a lesser interest, but shall award just compensation for the possession, title or lesser interest so taken. The court at any time may sever a defendant unnecessarily or improperly joined.

History: 1962, PL 7-25; 1967, PL 10-25.