Politicians refuse to ever remove laws that are no longer valid or are bad laws. Politicians only care about power, and power for its own sake. Removing laws, no matter how ridiculous, would decrease the power of government and they can't have that. I'd love to see that lawsuit.
Up until about 10 years ago there was a law in Texas that made it mandatory to tie up your transportation (meaning "horse") when in town.
Amazing the double standard. They follow the Boss Hogg rule: If your dirt is in my hole, its your fault. If my dirt is in your hole, its your fault.
The government has no right to claim ownership of the natural resources of this planet, especially water falling out of the sky. What you need to do is put up gutters and downspouts and redirect the water to your garage where they can't see it.
And if they were so concerned about water then why do they continue promoting open borders which increase the population and demand on water