Seven members of the California Water Commission appointed by the Governor shall be
selected and approved for appointment on the basis of their general educational and
business qualifications, and their knowledge of, interest in, and experience with
problems relating to the control, storage, and beneficial use of water. They shall be appointed in such a manner as to afford representation on the commission
of all parts of the state so far as it is practicable. In considering qualifications of such members of the commission, engineering ability
and experience shall be deemed advisable. Two members of the commission appointed by the Governor shall be members of the
public having an interest in and knowledge of the environment and need have none of
the other qualifications specified in this section. The next two members appointed to the commission by the Governor after the effective
date of the amendment of this section at the 1970 Regular Session of the Legislature
shall be members of the public having such interest in and knowledge of the environment.
FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.
Was this helpful?
Response sent, thank you
Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes
A free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.