Distribution and Storage of Water

ORS 540.720
Unauthorized use or waste of water

  • evidence of guilt of user

No person shall use without authorization water to which another person is entitled, or willfully waste water to the detriment of another. The possession or use of such water without legal right shall be prima facie evidence of the guilt of the person using it.

Law Review Citations

27 EL 151 (1997)

Chapter 540

Law Review Citations

11 EL 390 (1981)


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