- Alaska Statutes.
- Title 46. Water, Air, Energy, and Environmental Conservation
- Chapter 15. Water Use Act
- Section 180. Crimes.
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AS 46.15.180. Crimes.
- (a) A person may not
- (1) construct works for an appropriation, or divert, impound, withdraw, or use a significant amount of water from any
source without a permit, certificate of appropriation, or authorization issued under this chapter;
- (2) violate an order of the commissioner to cease and desist from preventing any water from moving to a person having a
prior right to use it;
- (3) disobey an order of the commissioner requiring the person to take steps to cause the water to move to a person having
a prior right to use it;
- (4) fail or refuse to install meters, gauges, or other measuring devices or control works;
- (5) violate an order establishing corrective controls for an area or for a source of water;
- (6) knowingly make a false or misleading statement in a declaration of existing right.
- (b) A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor.
- (c) Crimes under this section are in addition to any other crimes provided by law.
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