Citation
State Water Policy/Property Rights

Material Information

Title:
State Water Policy/Property Rights
Language:
English

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Water usage ( jstor )
Water rights ( jstor )
Spatial Coverage:
North America -- United States of America -- Florida

Notes

Abstract:
Memorandum State Water Policy/Property Rights To: LMB From: TEC October 30, 1981
General Note:
Box 9, Folder 6 ( SF- State Water Policy/Property Rights Issue - 1980-1981 ), Item 18
Funding:
Digitized by the Legal Technology Institute in the Levin College of Law at the University of Florida.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Levin College of Law, University of Florida
Holding Location:
Levin College of Law, University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.

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MEMORANDUM


October 30, 1981


TO: LMB

FR: TEC c

RE: State Water Policy/Property Rights



DER has scheduled continuation of the hearing on this matter
November 17, 1981 at 10:00 A.M. The hearing will occur at the
Department of Environmental Regulation, 4th Floor Conference B & D,
Twin Towers Office Bldg., 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida.

A copy of the text of the proposed rule is attached.


TECjr/cer




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THE FULL TEXT OF THE PROPOSED RULE IS AS
FOLLOWS:
17-40.04 Water Use
(5) In implementing consumptive use permitting
programs, the department and the districts shall recognize
the rights of property owners to make consumptive uses of
water from their land and the rights of other users to make
consumptive uses of water, as both limited by law, for
reasonable beneficial uses in a manner consistent with the
public interest that will not interfere with any presently
existing legal use of water.
(6) Nothing in this Chapter shall be deemed to
authorize a permitted to make consumptive uses of water
which cause significant adverse impact on off-site land uses
or legal uses of water, or abridge the right of affected persons
to seek redress or mitigation of such significant adverse
impacts, in an appropriate forum.
Specific Authority: 373.026, 373.043, 403.805, F.S.
Law Implemented: 373.036, Part II, 373, F.S.
History: New.


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