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Water Code - WAT

DIVISION 21. WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICTS [74000 - 76501]

  ( Division 21 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75. )

PART 5. POWERS AND PURPOSES [74500 - 74652]

  ( Part 5 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75. )

CHAPTER 2. Water [74520 - 74527]
  ( Chapter 2 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75. )

74520.
  

A district may make surveys and investigations of the water supply and resources of the district.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

74521.
  

A district may appropriate, acquire, and conserve water and water rights for any useful purpose.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

74522.
  

A district may conserve, store, spread, and sink water and for such purposes may acquire or construct dams, damsites, reservoirs and reservoir sites, canals, ditches and conduits, spreading basins, sinking wells, and sinking basins.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

74523.
  

A district may maintain, operate, and repair any of the works described in Section 74522.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

74524.
  

A district may provide for the construction, operation, and maintenance of such works, facilities, or operations within or without the district boundaries as the board deems necessary to protect the land or property in the district from damage by flood or overflow.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

74525.
  

A district may drill, construct, install, and operate wells, pumps, pipelines, conduits, valves, gates, meters, and other appurtenances to such wells, pipelines and conduits, and may pump water therefrom and thereby for sale, delivery, distribution, or other disposition.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

74526.
  

A district may sell, deliver, distribute, or otherwise dispose of any water that may be stored or appropriated, owned, or controlled by the district.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

74527.
  

A district may fix the rates at which water may be sold by the district. The rates shall be uniform for like classes of service throughout the district.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

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