2013 ORS § 469.110¹
Dealings with federal government
  • intervention by State Department of Energy in agency action

(1) At the direction of the Director of the State Department of Energy, the State Department of Energy may represent the states energy-related interests in any matter involving the federal government, its departments or agencies, which is within the scope of the power and duties of the State Department of Energy, and may, upon request, represent the interest of a county, city, state agency, federally recognized Native American or American Indian tribe, special district or owner or operator of an energy facility.

(2) At the direction of the director, the department may intervene in any proceeding undertaken by an agency for the purpose of expressing its views as to the effect of an agency action, upon state energy resources and state energy policy. [1975 c.606 §12; 2013 c.656 §4]