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21-35-1      Condemnors covered by chapter--Petition for ascertainment of compensation by jury.
21-35-1.1      Trans-state transmission line construction--Eminent domain.
21-35-2      Contents of petition for ascertainment of compensation.
21-35-3      Amendment of petition and notice.
21-35-4      Verification of petition--Statement of good faith.
21-35-5      Attachment of document authorizing condemnation.
21-35-6      Additional pleadings not required.
21-35-7      Interpleader of adverse claimants to compensation.
21-35-8      Notice of pendency of action filed with register of deeds--Effect of recording.
21-35-9      Summons to defendants--Contents.
21-35-10      Publication of summons to unknown or nonresident owners--Personal service outside state.
21-35-10.1      Hearing on right to take--Time for demand--Waiver of right to question necessity--Finding of necessity as binding.
21-35-11      Offer to deposit compensation with clerk--Evidence of offer not admissible--Costs avoided.
21-35-11.1      Mediation.
21-35-12      Order to summon jury on default.
21-35-13      Special term of court for jury trial--Challenge of jurors--Conduct of trial--Default by plaintiff.
21-35-14      Continuance of proceedings as to defendants not served.
21-35-15      Issue tried by jury.
21-35-16      View of premises by jury.
21-35-17      Benefits of municipal improvement considered by jury.
21-35-18      Compensation determined for each parcel.
21-35-19      Recording of verdict--Judgment on verdict.
21-35-20      Appeal to Supreme Court--Improvement not delayed--Security for payment of award.
21-35-21      Highway provisions not affected--Proceeding cumulative.
21-35-22      Defendant's expenses paid by plaintiff on dismissal.
21-35-23      Allowance of expenses where judgment greatly exceeds offer.
21-35-24      Railroad or gas or electric utility property condemned for coal pipelines--Declaration of taking--Contents.
21-35-25      Vesting of title to property and right to compensation.
21-35-26      Terms of surrender of possession--Notice--Hearing--Orders of court.
21-35-27      Service of declaration of taking on defendants.
21-35-28      Amendment of declaration of taking.
21-35-29      Deposit with court required.
21-35-30      Order for payment from deposit--Judgment for amount by which final award exceeds deposit.
21-35-31      Entry on private property for examination and survey of project requiring siting permit from Public Utilities Commission.

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