Section 9-9-44

Construction of improvements under water management plan - Default of contractor.

If any contractor to whom said work shall have been let shall fail to perform the same according to the terms specified in his contract, the board of water management commissioners may declare the contract forfeited and shall have a right of action against the contractor and the sureties on his bond for the amount of damage sustained by it.

(Acts 1965, No. 685, p. 1246, §37.)