Water and Water Rights

"LCN" is an abbreviation for a legal newspaper of the county, a phrase used in 25 O.S. 106


SUBJECT AND CITATION

NUMBER OF TIMES PUBLISHED

WHERE PUBLISHED

WHEN PUBLISHED

1. Hearing on notice of application for water permit.
82 OS 105.11
Once a week for two consecutive weeks
LCN in county of the point of diversion and LCN of general circulation in adjacent downstream county and any other counties designated by board Prior to the hearing
2.
Notice of application and hearing to severe and transfer water rights.
82 OS 105.22  
Once a week for two consecutive weeks     LCN in county or counties where each track of land located
   
Final publication notice shall proceed the date of hearing by at least 30 days
3.
Notice of intent of the United States to appropriate water.
82 OS 105.29   
At least two newspapers     LCN in each county or counties in which the stream system or systems are located
   
At least 30 days prior to the date set for the hearing
4.
Notice of hearing on petition to establish proposed water district.
82 OS 277.4   
Two consecutive weeks     LCN in each county containing lands within boundaries of proposed district
   
Hearing date shall be set no earlier than 30 days after the last publication date of said notice
5.
Petition to organize irrigation flood control reforestation or soil erosion prevention districts.
82 OS 502  
Two successive weeks     LCN where any part of proposed district is located
   
Prior to taking action on the petition
6.
Notice of bids on conservancy district contracts exceeding $50,000.00.
82 OS 569   
Once a week for three consecutive weeks     LCN in each county where any part of work under terms of contract is to be performed
    
Bids excepted on date of last publication shall not be less than
14 days from first publication
7.
Notice of hearing on proposed annexation to master water conservation district.
82 OS 667   
Once each week for three consecutive weeks
   
LCN having general circulation in territory  
Last publication at least 10 days prior to the date of such hearing
8.
Notice of hearing on annual yield of ground water basin or sub basin.
82 OS 1020.6    
At least once per week for two consecutive weeks   
LCN in each county having lands that overlie the basin or sub basin
   
The last publication shall be at least 30 prior to the date of the hearing
9.
The notice of hearing on additional classification of waters.
82 OS 1085.30
At least two consecutive weeks   
LCN in county or counties in the area affected   
Prior to the hearing
10.
Notice of intent to conduct weather modifications.
82 OS 1087.13   

Two consecutive weeks     LCN in county or counties where operation to be conducted and  where area is to be affected
   
Prior to authorizing weather modifications
11.
Notice of election on assessment to conduct weather modification.
82 OS 1087.24
   

Once weekly for four weeks   
LCN    
Prior to the auction
12.
Notice of hearing on appraisal to conduct weather modification.
82 OS 1087.26
For two weeks   
LCN   
Prior to the hearing
13.
Notice of election to accept obligations of a port authority.
82 OS 1102
Once a week for two successive weeks   
LCN   
First publication must be at least ten days prior to the election
14.
Notice of port authority construction contract exceeding $25,000 bids.
82 OS 1112 (61 OS 102 ¶6)
Two consecutive weekly issues
  
LCN in county where work to be done   
Twenty days prior to bid opening
15.
Notice of auction on water rights bonds.
82 OS 1133   
At least once a week for two successive weeks     LCN in county where principle office support authority located
   
At least 14 days in advance of the time of receiving bids
16.
Notice of hearing on petition concerning rural water sewer gas and solid waste management districts.
82 OS 1324.5   
Two consecutive weeks     LCN in each county containing lands embraced within the boundaries of proposed district
   
Prior to leaving
17.
Notice of hearing on petition to organize rural water sewer gas and solid waste management districts.
82 OS 1324.32
At least one day   
LCN in county or counties embraced in the proposed district   
10 days prior to the hearing
18.
Scenic River Commission — Notice of proposed “scenic river area” — Notice must include map or drawing of proposed area and time and place of meeting in each county affected.
82 OS 1458
   
Reasonable   

LCN in counties affected by the proposed “scenic river area”
   
Before “scenic river area” proposal can be taken to the legislature