Effective 5/10/2016 Superseded 3/16/2021 73-10-18 Division of Water Resources -- Creation -- Power and authority. (1) There is created the Division of Water Resources, which shall be within the Department of
Natural Resources under the administration and general supervision of the executive director of natural resources and under the policy direction of the Board of Water Resources.
(2) The Division of Water Resources shall: (a) be the water resource authority for the state; and (b) assume all of the functions, powers, duties, rights, and responsibilities of the Utah water and
power board except those which are delegated to the board by this act and is vested with such other functions, powers, duties, rights and responsibilities as provided in this act and other law.