IRRIGATION AND DRAINAGE — WATER RIGHTS AND RECLAMATION
APPROPRIATION OF WATER — GENERAL PROVISIONS
42-104. Appropriation must be for beneficial purpose. The appropriation must be for some useful or beneficial purpose, and when the appropriator or his successor in interest ceases to use it for such purpose, the right ceases.
[(42-104) R.S., sec. 3156; 1899, p. 380, sec. 3; reen. R.C. & C.L., sec. 3243; C.S., sec. 5559; I.C.A., sec. 41-104.]