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Water Code - WAT

DIVISION 6. CONSERVATION, DEVELOPMENT, AND UTILIZATION OF STATE WATER RESOURCES [10000 - 12999]

  ( Heading of Division 6 amended by Stats. 1957, Ch. 1932. )

PART 3. CENTRAL VALLEY PROJECT [11100 - 11985]

  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 370. )

CHAPTER 2. Description of the Project [11200 - 11295]

  ( Chapter 2 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 370. )

ARTICLE 5. Friant Dam [11225 - 11227]
  ( Article 5 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 370. )

11225.
  

The unit designated as Friant Dam consists of a dam, reservoir, and one or more hydroelectric power plants to be located on the San Joaquin River at or near Friant.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 370.)

11226.
  

Friant Dam shall be constructed and used primarily for improvement of navigation, flood control, and storage and stabilization of the water supply of the San Joaquin River, for irrigation and domestic use, and secondarily for the generation of electric power and other beneficial uses.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 370.)

11227.
  

The dam shall be built to such height and the power plant or plants shall be of such capacity as the department determines. The reservoir shall have such capacity as the department determines but the capacity shall be not less than 400,000 acre-feet of water.

(Amended by Stats. 1957, Ch. 1932.)

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