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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Montana Water Law Problems.
Author Ston, Albert W. ;
CORP Author Montana State Univ., Bozeman. Water Resources Research Center.
Year Published 1971
Report Number Rept. no. ;20; OWRR-A-031-MONT; 00635,; A-031-MONT(2)
Stock Number PB-204 113
Additional Subjects ( Water law ; Montana) ; ( Water rights ; Problem solving) ; Surveys ; Public law ; Decisions ; Streams ; Litigation ; Reviews ; Lawsuits ; State supreme court decisions ; Adjudications
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-204 113 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 41p
The report contains three articles concerned with Montana's water law. The first article on problems arising from Montana's law of water rights, presents a broad coverage of the basic water law doctrines and the related problems. The second deals with the specific problem of stream adjudication. The final article is a case study of a stream having fourteen lawsuits with eight of these reaching the Montana Supreme Court. There are no legal footnotes and the style of writing may be understood by those unfamiliar with legal terminology.