Title: Proposed Policy Statement on Prosperity Rights
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00052908/00001
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Title: Proposed Policy Statement on Prosperity Rights
Alternate Title: Proposed Policy Statement on Prosperity Rights, adding paragraphs (5) and (6) to Rule 17-40.04 Water Use
Physical Description: 1p.
Language: English
Publication Date: May 24, 1981.
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida
General Note: Box 5, Folder 25 ( SF STATE WATER POLICY - VOL. III ), Item 24
Funding: Digitized by the Legal Technology Institute in the Levin College of Law at the University of Florida.
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Bibliographic ID: UF00052908
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: Levin College of Law, University of Florida
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May 27, 1981

RE: Proposed Policy Statement on Property Rights

Add paragraphs (5) and (6) to Rule 17-40.04 to read:

17-40.04 Water Use
The following shall apply to those areas where the use
of water is regulated pursuant to Part II of Chapter 373,
Fla. Stat.

(5) In implementing consumptive use permitting programs, the

department and districts shall recognize the rights of property

owners, as limited by law, to withdraw and make consumptive uses

of groundwater from their land for reasonable-beneficial uses.

; t f (6) The department and districts shall continually seek to maintain

a balance between competing uses to protect the interests of all

P affected persons in a manner consistent with the public interest.

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