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§ 13407. Assessment of benefits and liens

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 11 Pa.C.S.A. CitiesEffective: January 25, 2016

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 11 Pa.C.S.A. Cities
Part V. Third Class Cities (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 134. Watercourses, Flood Protection Projects and Storm Water Systems
Effective: January 25, 2016
11 Pa.C.S.A. § 13407
Formerly cited as PA ST 53 P.S. § 38407
§ 13407. Assessment of benefits and liens
(a) General rule.--With regard to improvements made pursuant to section 13401(a) (relating to establishing and changing watercourses, flood protection projects and storm water systems), a city may, if feasible, assess the benefits upon property benefited by the improvements pursuant to Chapter 145A (relating to assessments for public improvements).
(b) Lien.--The assessments of benefits shall become liens upon the property assessed.
(c) Collection of claim.--Claims for the benefits may be collected in the same manner as municipal claims are collected, or they may be collected by action of assumpsit; however, the lien of the judgment is limited to the property assessed.


2015, Nov. 24, P.L. 242, No. 67, § 1, effective in 60 days [Jan. 25, 2016].
11 Pa.C.S.A. § 13407, PA ST 11 Pa.C.S.A. § 13407
Current through Act 11 of the 2024 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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