Maine Revised Statutes

§1582. Creation, conveyance, acceptance and duration

1. Trail easement.  Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, a trail easement may be created, conveyed, recorded, assigned, released, modified, terminated or otherwise altered or affected in the same manner as other easements created by written instrument.
[ 1999, c. 371, §1 (NEW) .]
2. Right or duty.  No right or duty in favor of or against a holder arises under a trail easement unless the right or duty is accepted by the holder.
[ 1999, c. 371, §1 (NEW) .]
3. Limitation.  Except as provided in this chapter, a trail easement is unlimited in duration unless the instrument creating it provides otherwise.
[ 1999, c. 371, §1 (NEW) .]
4. Interest.  An interest in real property in existence at the time a trail easement is created is not impaired by the trail easement unless the owner of the interest is a party to the trail easement or consents to it.
[ 1999, c. 371, §1 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1999, c. 371, §1 (NEW).