Title 73 - Water and Irrigation - Chapter 3b - Groundwater Recharge and Recovery Act - Part 1 - General Provisions - Section 102 - Definitions.

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73-3b-102 Definitions. As used in this chapter:

(1) "Artificially recharge" means to place water in an aquifer: (a) by means of:

(i) injection; (ii) surface infiltration; or (iii) another method; and

(b) for the purposes of: (i) storing the water; and (ii) recovering the water.

(2) "Division" means Division of Water Rights. (3) "Recharge permit" means a permit issued by the state engineer to construct and operate a

recharge project. (4) "Recharge project" means to artificially recharge water into an aquifer. (5) "Recovery permit" means a permit issued by the state engineer to construct and operate a

recovery project. (6) "Recovery project" means to withdraw from an aquifer water that has been artificially recharged

pursuant to a recharge permit.

Amended by Chapter 107, 2010 General Session