Section 1503.03 | Acquisition of forest areas.
The chief of the division of forestry, with the approval of the director of natural resources, shall establish fire protection areas for the state. When establishing fire protection areas, the chief shall consider all of the following:
(A) The amount of forest cover;
(B) The actual and potential fire occurrence;
(C) The threat to forest resources;
(D) The population of the areas;
(E) Any other pertinent forest resource information.
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Available Versions of this Section
- December 2, 1996 – House Bill 670, 121st General Assembly [ View December 2, 1996 Version ]
- September 14, 2016 – Senate Bill 293, 131st General Assembly [ View September 14, 2016 Version ]
- December 19, 2016 – Amended by House Bill 471, 131st General Assembly [ View December 19, 2016 Version ]
- September 30, 2021 – Amended by House Bill 110, 134th General Assembly [ View September 30, 2021 Version ]