NRS 533.363
State Engineer to notify county commissioners of application to use water in county other than that in which it is appropriated or currently diverted or used.


1.

Except as otherwise provided in subsection 2, if water for which a permit is requested is to be used in a county other than that county in which it is to be appropriated, or is to be diverted from or used in a different county than that in which it is currently being diverted or used, then the State Engineer shall give notice of the receipt of the request for the permit to:

(a)

The board of county commissioners of the county in which the water for which the permit is requested will be appropriated or is currently being diverted or used; and

(b)

The board of county commissioners of the county in which the water will be diverted or used.

2.

The provisions of subsection 1 do not apply:

(a)

To an environmental permit or a temporary permit issued pursuant to NRS 533.436 or 533.504.

(b)

If:

(1)

The water is to be appropriated and used; or

(2)

Both the current and requested place of diversion or use of the water are,
Ê within a single, contiguous parcel of real property.

3.

A person who requests a permit to which the provisions of subsection 1 apply shall submit to each appropriate board of county commissioners a copy of the application and any information relevant to the request.

4.

Each board of county commissioners which is notified of a request for a permit pursuant to this section shall consider the request at the next regular or special meeting of the board held not earlier than 3 weeks after the notice is received. The board shall provide public notice of the meeting for 3 consecutive weeks in a newspaper of general circulation in its county. The notice must state the time, place and purpose of the meeting. At the conclusion of the meeting the board may recommend a course of action to the State Engineer, but the recommendation is not binding on the State Engineer.

Source: Section 533.363 — State Engineer to notify county commissioners of application to use water in county other than that in which it is appropriated or currently diverted or used., https://www.­leg.­state.­nv.­us/NRS/NRS-533.­html#NRS533Sec363.

533.324
“Water already appropriated” defined.
533.325
Application to State Engineer for permit.
533.330
Application limited to water of one source for one purpose
533.335
Application for permit to appropriate water: Contents.
533.340
Additional requirements for contents of applications to appropriate water for certain specific uses.
533.345
Application for permit to change place of diversion, manner of use or place of use: Contents
533.350
Applications to be accompanied by maps, drawings and other data.
533.353
Application to appropriate water for beneficial use: Participation of county in development and implementation of monitoring, management and mitigation plan.
533.355
Receipt of application
533.357
Priority among applications to appropriate underground water for irrigation purposes from same basin.
533.360
Notice of application: Contents
533.363
State Engineer to notify county commissioners of application to use water in county other than that in which it is appropriated or currently diverted or used.
533.364
Certain interbasin transfers of groundwater
533.365
Procedure concerning verified protest filed by interested person against granting of application.
533.367
Requirement to ensure access of wildlife to water it customarily uses
533.368
Hydrological, environmental or other study: State Engineer to determine need for study
533.369
Special Account for Studies Concerning Water: Deposits
533.370
Approval or rejection of application by State Engineer: Conditions
533.371
Rejection of application for permit for specified period.
533.372
Approval or rejection of application to use water to generate energy for export.
533.375
State Engineer may require additional information before approval or rejection of application.
533.380
Time for completion of work and application of water to beneficial use
533.382
Form, acknowledgment and recording of conveyance.
533.383
Effect of recording or failing to record deed of conveyance.
533.384
Filings required by person to whom conveyance is made.
533.386
Duties of State Engineer concerning conveyances
533.387
Inapplicability of certain provisions to conveyance of shares of stock in ditch company.
533.390
Statement of work actually constructed
533.395
State Engineer may require proof of good faith and reasonable diligence
533.400
Verified statement to be filed with State Engineer by holder of permit within time set in endorsement on permit: Contents of statement
533.405
State Engineer may require map
533.410
Cancellation of permit for failure to file proof of application of water to beneficial use and accompanying map
533.415
State Engineer may refuse to file maps not conforming to statutory provisions or regulations.
533.420
Surveyor or engineer may be barred from practice before State Engineer for swearing falsely.
533.425
Issuance and contents of certificate of appropriation
533.430
Permits and certificates of appropriation subject to existing rights.
533.435
Fees of State Engineer
533.3703
Consideration of consumptive use of water right and proposed beneficial use of water.
533.3705
Limitation on initial quantity of water approved for application
Last Updated

Feb. 5, 2021

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