WVC 29 - 2 - 2
§29-2-2. Condemnation of land for such purposes.
In case the person or persons employed under the act of
Congress aforesaid, or acts supplemental thereto, cannot agree
with the owners or possessors of the land so entered upon and
used as to the amount of damages done thereto by reason of the
removal of fences, cutting of trees, or injury to the crop or
crops growing on the same, it shall be lawful for such parties,
or either of them, to apply, in the name of the United States of
America, to the circuit court of the county to have the same
condemned, and such application shall be proceeded in, tried and
determined, in all respects as provided in chapter fifty-four of
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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