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TITLE 31NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
PART 2TEXAS PARKS AND WILDLIFE DEPARTMENT
CHAPTER 69RESOURCE PROTECTION
SUBCHAPTER HISSUANCE OF MARL, SAND, AND GRAVEL PERMITS
RULE §69.113Claims of Private Ownership

An applicant for a permit to dredge from an area which is or may be subject to tidal inundation claimed as the private property of the applicant must provide the department with sufficient proof of such ownership; and this proof shall be accompanied by a recent survey plat indicating the exact location of such area, or the department will presume the ownership of such area is vested in the state. In all such instances, the applicant has the burden to satisfy the department concerning the question of ownership, and the department reserves the right to demand adequate proof of ownership prior to granting a permit for such area. The attorney general shall be requested to examine the title to all claims of private ownership, and those findings shall be taken as final on questions of title.


Source Note: The provisions of this §69.113 adopted to be effective February 4, 1997, 22 TexReg 958.

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