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§ 683. Act to be liberally construed

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 82. Waters and Water Rights

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 82. Waters and Water Rights
Chapter 5. Conservancy Act of Oklahoma
Construction and Interpretation
82 Okl.St.Ann. § 683
§ 683. Act to be liberally construed
This act1 being necessary for securing the public health, safety, convenience or welfare, and being necessary for the prevention of great loss of life and for the security of public and private property from floods and other uncontrolled waters, it shall be liberally construed to effect the control and conservation and drainage of the waters of this state.


Laws 1923-24, c. 139, p. 199, § 73.


Title 82, § 451 (repealed), and § 531 et seq.
82 Okl. St. Ann. § 683, OK ST T. 82 § 683
Current with emergency effective legislation through Chapter 329 of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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