1503.22 Fire may be kindled in absence of forest-fire warden.

In the absence of any forest-fire warden to take control of wildfire, any person may kindle a fire at any time on his own land, public land, or the land of another with the consent of the owner or occupant thereof for the purpose of back-firing to protect property from the threatened and immediate injury of a wildfire.

Cite as R.C. § 1503.22

History. Effective Date: 10-01-1953