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Whos responseibility is the shut off vavle to the water

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whos responseibility is the shut off vavle to the water coming into the property of a residence
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: ca-
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: its a privete water co. and they want me to pay to have it s location found so they have record of it shouldnt i be the one asking them where it is
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Ely replied 6 months ago.

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That depends on the situation. Is this a landlord/tenant matter? Or are you buying, or selling? Etc - what is the background?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Expert:  Ely replied 6 months ago.
Okay. So you own the property. And you have running water, but feel that you should not pay for it because you never requested the water?
Or... what exactly?