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WRRCTR No.173 Water Code Development in Hawaii: History and Analysis, 1978-1987

ScholarSpace at University of Hawaii at Manoa

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Title WRRCTR No.173 Water Code Development in Hawaii: History and Analysis, 1978-1987
Creator Chang, Williamson BC
Subject water rights water allocation riparian rights water law water code Ground-Water Use Act McBryde v. Robinson Reppun v. Board of Water Supply appurtenant rights correlative rights Model Water Code konohiki rights Native Hawaiian claims Oahu Hawaii Maui Kauai Water -- Law and legislation -- Hawaii. Water rights -- Hawaii.
Description U.S. Department of the Interior Geological Survey Grant/Contract No. 14-08-0001-G1013 Project No. G1013-02 During the nine years since the enactment of the amendment to the state constitution calling for a water code, those proposing various codes have faced four main problems identified here as (1) the ownership question, (2) the question of which agency shall ultimately control water allocation, (3) relationship between the state and counties, and (4) the question of Native Hawaiian water rights. Early debate on various codes focused on the issue of ownership. Many parties incorrectly assumed...
Date 1987-02
Type Report
Identifier Chang WBC. 1987. Water code development in Hawaii: history and analysis, 1978-1987. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 173. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/1962
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 173
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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