Legislation on water users’ organizations. A comparative analysis.

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Year Published: 2003
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Author: Hodgson, S.
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A robust regulatory framework for the corporate governance of water users' organizations (WUOs) is necessary for irrigation management transfer policies. This publication compares contemporary legislation of a wide variety of countries. Sections of the publication are headed: What's in a name?; The permitted tasks of WUOs; The source of WUO legislation and the legal status of WUOs; Governing documents and operating rules; Identification of WUO participants; WUO establishment; The internal structure of WUOs; Provisions conferring substantive legal rights and duties on participants; Financial provisions; Regulatory oversight; Substantive rights conferred on WUOs; Dissolution, liquidation and reorganization; and Federations of WUOs.

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Number: 79
Journal: FAO Legislative Study
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ISSN: 1014-6679
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comparisons, finance, irrigation, legislation,organizations, participation, regulations, structure, water management,water policy, water use, rules, water resource management, Water Users'Organizations, watering, Agencies and Organizations (DD100), Laws andRegulations (DD500), Water Resources (PP200), Policy and Planning(EE120), Public Services and Infrastructure (UU300)

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