§54-2-7. Oath of commissioners.
Before entering upon the discharge of his duties, each
commissioner shall take an oath, before some person authorized by
law to administer it, that he will honestly, faithfully, and
impartially ascertain to the best of his skill and judgment what
will be a just compensation to the persons entitled thereto for the
property, or interest or right therein, proposed to be taken,
including, where applicable, any damages to the extent provided by
section nine of this article. The oath shall be certified by the
person administering it, and shall be filed, with the papers of the
proceeding, in the office of the clerk of the court.