Indiana Code 36-9-27-20

§ IC 36-9-27-20. Drains located in municipalities or sanitary districts; relinquishment of jurisdiction by board

Sec. 20. A board may, by resolution, relinquish its jurisdiction over ditches and drains located in a municipality or a sanitary district, if that jurisdiction is accepted by the municipality or sanitary district.

Terms Used in Indiana Code 36-9-27-20

Board: refers to the drainage board of a county. See Indiana Code 36-9-27-2

jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case.

(2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.

As added by Acts 1981, P.L.309, SEC.101.