Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2017

Additional Government Code Provisions

Provisions Relating to the Open-Space Easements

Chapter 6.5. Open-Space Easements*

Section 51053

51053. Minimum term. The execution and acceptance of an instrument described in subdivision (a) of Section 51051 shall constitute a dedication to the public of the open-space character of the lands for the term specified. Any such easement and covenant shall run for a term of not less than 20 years.

History.— Amended by Stats. 2012, Ch. 875 (SB 1501), in effect January 1, 2013.

* Chapter 6.5 added by Stats. 1969, Ch. 762.