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Can a utility company place a lien on property if the owner fails to pay their utility bill how do they go about placing the lien and how long does the lien remain in effect?

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September 12, 2011 3:11PM

in Texas the answer is YES ... The utility would file the appropriate form with the county clerk. The lien does not require renewal and remains in effect until cancelled.