§ 10.1. Landowners encouraged to make land available to public for recreational purposes--Limit...
Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 76. Torts
76 Okl.St.Ann. § 10.1
§ 10.1. Landowners encouraged to make land available to public for recreational purposes--Limitation on liability--Definitions--Applicability of section to land and attached roads, water and structures used primarily for farming or ranching activities
A. 1. The purpose of this section is to encourage landowners to make land available to the public for outdoor recreational purposes by limiting their liability to persons entering upon and using such land and to third persons who may be damaged by the acts or omissions of persons going upon these lands.
b. “outdoor recreational purposes” includes any of the following, or any combination thereof: hunting, fishing, swimming, boating, camping, picnicking, hiking, pleasure driving, jogging, cycling, other sporting events and activities, nature study, water skiing, jet skiing, winter sports, viewing or enjoying historical, archaeological, scenic, or scientific sites, and aviation at non-public-use airports,
E. 1. An owner of land leased to the state or to other public entity for outdoor recreational purposes owes no duty of care to keep the land safe for entry or use by others, or to give warning to persons entering or using the land of any hazardous conditions, structures, or activities. Any owner who leases or subleases land to the state or other public entity for outdoor recreational purposes shall not:
H. The provisions of this section shall not apply to any land that is used primarily for farming or ranching activities or to roads, water, watercourses, private ways, buildings, structures, and machinery or equipment when attached to realty which is used primarily for farming or ranching activities.
The Oklahoma Limitation of Liability for Farming and Ranching Land Act shall govern such land.
Laws 1971, c. 349, § 315, emerg. eff. June 24, 1971; Laws 2000, c. 141, § 1, eff. Nov. 1, 2000. Renumbered from Title 2, § 1301-315 and amended by Laws 2001, c. 113, §§ 51, 56, emerg. eff. April 18, 2001. Renumbered from Title 2, § 16-71 and amended by Laws 2004, c. 368, §§ 25, 68, eff. Nov. 1, 2004; Laws 2013, c. 225, § 1, eff. Nov. 1, 2013.
76 Okl. St. Ann. § 10.1, OK ST T. 76 § 10.1
Current with legislation of the First Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2023) and the First Extraordinary Session of the 59th Legislature (2023). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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