Effective 5/12/2020 73-31-205 Review of statutory bank application. (1) After complying with Sections 73-31-203 and 73-31-204, the board shall approve an application
if the application satisfies Section 73-31-202, which is to be liberally interpreted by the board to facilitate the objectives described in Section 73-31-104.
(2) In approving an application, the board shall: (a) issue an order approving the statutory water bank; (b) approve persons to serve as the initial members of the governing body in accordance with the
proposed statutory water bank's structure and Section 73-31-202; and (c) publish the approved application on the water banking website.
(3) If the board denies an application, the board shall issue a written explanation to the applicant that sets forth the reason for denial, provided that the board's decision regarding an application does not create a right of appeal under Title 63G, Chapter 4, Administrative Procedures Act.
Enacted by Chapter 342, 2020 General Session