Thursday, October 02, 2014

State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) Cases

Judicial Council Coordination Proceeding No. JC 4118

Welcome to the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) Coordinated Special Proceeding, Case No. JC 4118, web site. This site has been established at the behest of Coordination Trial Judge Roland L. Candee to aid in the processing of this coordinated proceeding and to ensure that information about the coordinated proceeding is readily available to the public. Available through this web site are case information on the individual actions that make up this coordinated proceeding, an events calendar, tentative ruling information, minutes from court proceedings (including those of the May 4 status conference), court orders, and a current Master Service list.

Overview

All of the cases that make up this coordinated proceeding challenge various aspects of the State Water Resources Control Board Decision 1641 (D-1641), a water right decision which the SWRCB issued following completion of Phases 1 through 7 of the Bay-Delta Water Rights Hearing conducted by the SWRCB.

Case Names and Status

  • Fresno County Superior Court
    • Case Number: 645385-6 - Anderson, et al., vs. SWRCB, et al.
  • San Francisco County Superior Court
    • Case Number: 309539 - Central Delta Water Agency, et al., vs. SWRCB, et al.
    • Case Number: 311502 - Central Delta Water Agency, et al., vs. SWRCB, et al.
    • Case Number: 311499 - County of San Joaquin, et al., vs. SWRCB, et al.
    • Case Number: 311507 - Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen's Associations, et al., vs. SWRCB, et al.
    • Case Number: 311549 - Santa Clara Valley Water District vs. SWRCB
  • Sacramento County Superior Court
    • Case Number: 00CS00201 - Glenn-Colusa Irrigation District, et al., vs. SWRCB
      • Dismissal - 10/16/2000
    • Case Number: 00CS00602 - State Water Contractor, et al., vs. SWRCB
    • Case Number: 00CS00603 - Westlands Water District vs. SWRCB, et al.
  • Alameda County Superior Court
    • Case Number: 825585-9 - Golden Gate Audubon Society, et al., vs. SWRCB, et al.
  • Merced County Superior Court
    • Case Number: 143845 - San Luis Water District vs. SWRCB

Events Calendar - Coordination Proceedings

  • 05/04/2001
    • Status Conference
  • 06/22/2001
    • Replies to Amended Complaints due
  • 07/27/2001
    • 9:00 a.m. - Hearing on Further Demurrers
    • 1:30 p.m. - Status Conference
  • 08/28/2001
    • Petitioners' Trial Briefs Due
  • 12/07/2001
    • Defendants' Trial Briefs Due
  • 12/21/2001
    • Any Real Party in Interest Trial Briefs due
  • 01/03/2002
    • Reply briefs due
  • 03/05/2002
    • State Respondents' Responding Brief due
  • 02/15/2002
    • 9:00 a.m. - Status Conference (VACATED)
  • 03/19/2002
    • Any Real Party in Interest Brief due
  • 04/12/2002
    • 9:00 a.m. - Status Conference (VACATED)
  • 04/23/2002
    • Petitioners/Plaintiffs Reply Briefs due
    • State Respondents' Reply Brief to any Real Party in Interest Brief due (VACATED)
  • 05/03/2002
    • 9:00 a.m. - Status Conference (VACATED)
  • 05/23/2002
    • Petitioners/Plaintiffs reply briefs due
    • State Respondents reply brief to any Real Party in Interest brief due
  • 06/10/2002
    • 9:00 AM Status Conference in Department 27
    • Parties may submit formal Status Conference Statements one week prior to this date.
  • 07/08/2002
    • 9:00 a.m. - Oral argument on Requests for Judicial Notice, Request to File Amicus Curiae Brief and Standard of Review
  • 08/05/2002, 08/27/2002 and 08/28/2002
    • 9:00 a.m. - Oral argument on Bureau of Reclamation's Petition re Places and Purposes of Use (Phase 7) and CEQA Requirements: Place of Use EIR
  • 09/12/2002
    • 9:00 a.m. - Oral argument on CEQA Requirements: Salmon-Doubling Requirement
  • 09/23/2002, 09/24/2002 and 09/25/2002
    • 9:00 a.m. - Oral argument on Area-of-Origin Protections (all) and Reasonableness of Exports
  • 10/21/2002, 10/22/2002 and 10/23/2002
    • 9:00 a.m. - Oral argument on San Joaquin River Issues (Except for area of origin issues) and Other Related Issues
  • 10/23/2002
    • 1:30 p.m. - Status Conference Re: Issues to be Argued on November 14-15 and Counseling Participating in Those Arguments.
  • 11/14/2002 and 11/15/2002
    • 9:00 a.m. - Oral argument on Mokelumne River Settlement (Phase 4) (Except for area-of-origin issues), Implmentation EIR, Due Process/Bias Issues, All Other Major, Remaining Issues
  • 05/05/2003
    • 9:00 a.m. - Hearing
  • 10/26/2006
    • 9:30 a.m. - Motion by Central Delta Water Agency and South Delta Water Agency for Award of Attorney's Fees