514.57 COMMISSIONER OF NATURAL RESOURCES; LIEN FOR CHARGES.
To secure the payment of fees, mileage, and other charges for official services relating to
logs, timber, and lumber, the commissioner of natural resources shall have a lien upon the same,
which the commissioner may retain by affixing to the scale bill of such logs, timber, or lumber a
statement of the amount due, with a declaration that the commissioner claims and is entitled to
such lien, and by taking actual possession of a quantity of such logs, timber, or lumber sufficient
to pay such amount, with the expenses of seizure and sale.
History: (8546) RL s 3539; 1967 c 568 s 1 subd 9; 1969 c 1129 art 3 s 1; 1986 c 444