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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 6. WATER DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS [12570 - 12949.6]

  ( Part 6 added by Stats. 1953, Ch. 196. )

CHAPTER 7.5. Protection of Ground Water Basins [12920 - 12924]

  ( Chapter 7.5 added by Stats. 1961, Ch. 1620. )

ARTICLE 2. Definitions [12921 - 12921.3]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1961, Ch. 1620. )

12921.
  

The definitions in this article govern the construction of this chapter.

(Added by Stats. 1961, Ch. 1620.)

12921.1.
  

“Department” means the Department of Water Resources.

(Added by Stats. 1961, Ch. 1620.)

12921.2.
  

“Local agency” means any county, city, state agency or public district.

(Added by Stats. 1961, Ch. 1620.)

12921.3.
  

“Project” means any physical structure or facility proposed or constructed under this chapter for the conservation, storage, regulation, reclamation, treatment or transportation of water to replenish, recharge, or restore a ground water basin, or to prevent, stem, or repel the intrusion of sea water therein, or to improve the quality of the waters thereof, when such basin is relied upon as a source of public water supply.

(Added by Stats. 1961, Ch. 1620.)

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