§1-5-1. Legislative findings and purpose.
This article is enacted to facilitate and expedite the
acquisition and disposition of real property by and between the
state and its political subdivisions and county boards of education
and by and between such political subdivisions and county boards of
education, it being determined by the Legislature that through the
evolution and growth of governmental processes, the duties,
responsibilities and functions of various units of government have
become intermingled and that such governmental units should be
permitted to deal with one another on a direct and mutually
beneficial basis with respect to such acquisition and disposition.