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" That whenever by priority of possession rights to the use of water for mining, agricultural, manufacturing, or other purposes have vested and accrued and the same are recognized and acknowledged by the local customs, laws, and the decisions of courts,... "
Flood Control: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Commerce ... - Page 721
by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce - 1944 - 817 pages
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American Indians and the Law

Lawrence Rosen - History - 1978 - 223 pages
...use of water on public lands, including those in the territory of Montana. The Act declared "[t]hat whenever, by priority of possession, rights to the...local customs, laws, and the decisions of courts, the possessors and owners of such vested rights shall be maintained and protected in the same."24 Later,...
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Hearings, Reports and Prints of the House Committee on Interior and Insular ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs - Legislative hearings - 1973
...location law". Its Section 9 provides the classic miner's rights "grandfather clause". It prescribes: That whenever, by priority of possession, rights to the...accrued, and the same are recognized and acknowledged - 11 by the local customs, lavs, and the decisions of courts, the possessors and owners of such vested...
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The Great Plains

Walter Prescott Webb - History - 1959 - 525 pages
...Intentions of becoming citizens. The ninth section reads: 1 Kinney, Law of Irritation, Vol. I. Sect. 600. Whenever, by priority of possession, rights to the...agricultural, manufacturing, or other purposes, have tested and accrued, and the same are recognized and acknowledged by the local customs, laws, and decisions...
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Coal Utilization and Distribution Act of 1981: Hearings Before the Committee ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Coal - 1982 - 1261 pages
...the right tc mine, but the water rights were seen to be a local problem. The U provided, "Whenver, by priority of possession, rights to the use of water...local customs, laws, and the decisions of courts, the possessors and owners of such vested rights shall be maintained w protected in the same . . ....
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Coal Utilization and Distribution Act of 1981: Hearings Before the Committee ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Coal - 1982 - 1261 pages
...part with mining claims. One section of this Act of 1866 dealt with water rights. It simply provided: whenever, by priority of possession, rights to the use of water for mining, agriculture, manufacturing, or other purposes have vested and accrued and the same are recognized and...
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The Coal Pipeline Act of 1983: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Surface ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation. Subcommittee on Surface Transportation - Coal - 1983 - 634 pages
...through the methods established under the laws of individual states. The 1866 Mining Law provided: "whenever, by priority of possession, rights to the...local customs, laws, and the decisions of courts, the possessors and owners of such vested rights shall be maintained and protected In the same; . ."...
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Amending the National Historic Preservation Act; Miscellaneous Conveyances ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands and Reserved Water - Forestry law and legislation - 1985 - 290 pages
...settled upon were public lands. The act of July 26, 1866 (43 USC 661), in pertinent part, provided: Whenever, by priority of possession, rights to the...recognized and acknowledged by the local customs, laws, and decisions of courts, the possessors and owners of such vested rights shall be maintained and protected...
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Additions to the Big Cypress National Preserve; Establishing the San Pedro ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands, Reserved Water, and Resource Conservation - Forest reserves - 1987 - 245 pages
...part, provided: Whenever, by priority of possession, right to the use of watar for mining, agriculture, manufacturing, or other purposes, have vested and...recognized and acknowledged by the local customs, laws, and decisions of courts, the possessors and owners of such vested rights shall be maintained and protected...
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Coal Distribution and Utilization Act of 1987: Hearing Before the ..., Volume 4

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Coal slurry pipelines - 1988 - 320 pages
...simply said that whenever by priority of possession rights to the use of water for mining, agriculture, manufacturing or other purposes have vested and accrued, and the same are recognized and confirmed by local customs, laws and decisions of the courts, the owner of such rights shall be protected...
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Through 1942

United States - Irrigation laws - 1972 - 2211 pages
...2339, RS [Vested rights to use of water — Right of way for canals — Liability for injury.] — Whenever, by priority of possession, rights to the...local customs, laws, and the decisions of courts, the possessors and owners of such vested rights shall be maintained and protected in the same; and...
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