24.0802 Search and destruction of weeds- Notice to district governor.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 24.0802]

(a) The District Governor of each district shall, at regular intervals, cause the local govern-ment officials of his district to make careful searches for noxious weeds which may be present in their respective jurisdictions.

(b) Any noxious weeds discovered by local government officials shall be reported to the District Governor, and the District Governor shall immediately inform the Director of Agriculture, or any person acting under his direction.

(c) The local government officials shall have the power and authority to enter upon any land to search for and destroy noxious weeds. The searcher shall, before entering upon any land, inform the owner or the user of the land of the reason for the search.

History: 1962, PL 7-18.