California Water Code Section 1014

CA Water Code § 1014 (2017)  

The transfer of water, or the offer of water for transfer, shall not cause, or be the basis for, a forfeiture, abandonment, or modification of any water right, contract right, or other right to the use of that water. An offer of water for transfer, contract negotiations, or a transfer agreement shall not be used as evidence of waste or unreasonable use, or of cessation of use, of the water made available for transfer.

(Added by Stats. 1999, Ch. 938, Sec. 3. Effective January 1, 2000.)

Last modified: October 25, 2018