Appropriation of Water Generally

ORS 537.635
Assignment of application, certificate of registration or permit


Any certificate of registration issued under ORS 537.610 (Recording registration statement) or permit issued under ORS 537.625 (Final order) may be assigned, subject to the conditions of the certificate of registration or permit, but no such assignment shall be binding, except upon the parties to the assignment, unless filed for record in the Water Resources Department.


An assignment of an application filed under ORS 537.615 (Application for permit to acquire new right or enlarge existing right to appropriate ground water) or a permit issued under ORS 537.625 (Final order) and filed for record with the Water Resources Department shall identify the current record owners of all property described in the application or permit. The assignor shall furnish proof acceptable to the department that notice of the assignment has been given or attempted for each identified property owner not a party to the assignment. [1955 c.708 §13; 1985 c.673 §59; 1995 c.367 §4]


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