Chapter 30. Taking and Use of Groundwater  


Subchapter 1. General Provisions
SECTION 785:30-1-1. Purpose
SECTION 785:30-1-2. Definitions
SECTION 785:30-1-3. Violations and prohibitions
SECTION 785:30-1-4. Requirement for water right
SECTION 785:30-1-5. Fees
SECTION 785:30-1-6. Policy and applicability to prior rights
Subchapter 3. Permit Application Requirements and Processing
SECTION 785:30-3-1. General application requirements
SECTION 785:30-3-2. Additional application requirements for enhanced recovery of oil and gas
SECTION 785:30-3-3. Acceptance of application for filing; when applications deemed withdrawn
SECTION 785:30-3-4. Notice of application
SECTION 785:30-3-5. Approval of application
SECTION 785:30-3-5.1. Prohibition to issuance or amendment of permit and waiver
SECTION 785:30-3-6. Well spacing
Subchapter 5. Groundwater Permits
SECTION 785:30-5-1. Regular permit
SECTION 785:30-5-2. Temporary permits
SECTION 785:30-5-3. Special permits
SECTION 785:30-5-4. Provisional temporary permits
SECTION 785:30-5-4.1. Limited quantity permits
SECTION 785:30-5-5. Contents of permits
SECTION 785:30-5-6. Acceptance of permit by permittee
SECTION 785:30-5-7. Cancellation or suspension of permits
SECTION 785:30-5-8. Voluntary surrender of permits
SECTION 785:30-5-9. Annual reports of water use
Subchapter 7. Amendments to Groundwater Rights
SECTION 785:30-7-1. Adding or changing uses, or increasing the amount of water allocated to a permit
SECTION 785:30-7-2. Adding or changing location of use
SECTION 785:30-7-3. Change of well location [revoked]
SECTION 785:30-7-4. Adding or replacing a well for the purpose of exercising prior rights or existing permits
SECTION 785:30-7-5. Dedicating additional land and groundwater to an existing permit
SECTION 785:30-7-6. Change of address
SECTION 785:30-7-7. Transfer of groundwater rights
SECTION 785:30-7-8. Consolidation of permits
SECTION 785:30-7-9. Change of basin or subbasin for proposed or existing well(s)
Subchapter 9. Maximum Annual Yield Determinations
SECTION 785:30-9-1. Hydrologic surveys and investigations
SECTION 785:30-9-2. Determination of maximum annual yield
SECTION 785:30-9-3. Annual yield hearings
SECTION 785:30-9-4. Final determination as to the maximum annual yield to be allocated
SECTION 785:30-9-5. Updating hydrologic surveys
SECTION 785:30-9-6. Issuance of regular permit to temporary permit holder
Subchapter 11. Administrative Determination of Prior Rights to Groundwater
SECTION 785:30-11-1. General provisions relating to prior rights
SECTION 785:30-11-2. Procedure for determining prior rights to groundwater
SECTION 785:30-11-3. Actions after prior rights are determined
Subchapter 13. Miscellaneous Provisions
SECTION 785:30-13-1. Domestic use of groundwater
SECTION 785:30-13-2. Taking, using, or disposal of salt water and water trapped in producing mines
SECTION 785:30-13-3. Metering of wells
SECTION 785:30-13-4. Unitizing and communitizing of land for water production purposes
SECTION 785:30-13-5. Allocation of municipal water
SECTION 785:30-13-6. Drilling of wells within municipalities
SECTION 785:30-13-7. Dewatering a portion of a groundwater basin or subbasin for purposes of construction.
SECTION 785:30-13-8. Artificial recharge requirements
SECTION 785:30-13-9. Reclaiming and cleaning up groundwater
Subchapter 15. Water Trapped in Producing Mines
Part 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS
Part 3. MINES WITH AND WITHOUT EXEMPTIONS
Part 5. AUGMENTATION AND MANAGEMENT PLANS
Appendix A. Application for a Permit to Use Groundwater
Appendix B. Water Protection Plan for Submittal with Applications for a Permit to Use Groundwater [revoked]
Appendix C. Guidelines to Estimate Consumptive Use of Pit Water
Appendix D. Identified Springs that Emanate From a Sensitive Sole Source Groundwater Basin

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[Authority: 82 O.S., §§ 1020.1 et seq., and 1085.2]
[Source: Codified 12-31-91]