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6135.1500 RIGHT-OF-WAY MAINTENANCE.

Natural vegetation of value to fish or wildlife, which does not pose a hazard to or restrict reasonable use of the utility, shall be allowed to grow in the right-of-way.

Where vegetation has been removed, new vegetation consisting of native grasses, herbs, shrubs, and trees, recommended by the commissioner shall be planted and maintained on the right-of-way.

Chemical control of vegetation shall be in accordance with rules, regulations, and other requirements of all state and federal agencies with authority over the use.

Statutory Authority:

MS s 84.415

Published Electronically:

June 11, 2008