2011 ORS § 497.132¹
Combined licenses for residents
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(1) In lieu of issuing to resident persons separate licenses for angling and hunting, the State Fish and Wildlife Commission is authorized to issue resident annual combination angling and hunting licenses, and charge therefor a fee of $47.

(2)(a) In lieu of issuing to resident persons separate licenses and tags for various hunting and angling activities, the commission is authorized to issue resident annual sportspersons licenses and shall charge therefor a fee of $159.75 [bad link]. The purchaser of each such license is authorized to engage in those hunting and angling activities for which the following licenses and tags are required:

(A) Combination license;

(B) Black bear tag;

(C) Cougar tag;

(D) General season elk tag;

(E) General season deer tag;

(F) Upland bird stamp;

(G) Oregon migratory waterfowl stamp;

(H) Turkey tag;

(I) Annual tag to angle for salmon, steelhead trout, sturgeon and halibut; and

(J) Resident annual shellfish license.

(b) The holder of each sportspersons license who wishes to engage in hunting or angling activities for which permits are required that are limited by quota must participate in the process for allocation of the permits in the same manner as all other permit applicants. However, if the holder of a sportspersons license is unsuccessful in obtaining a permit limited by quota for a particular activity, the holder will be issued a tag valid for any general season for that species.

(c) Notwithstanding any other provision of the wildlife laws, of the moneys received from the sale of sportspersons licenses:

(A) Four dollars from each such license shall be credited to the subaccount referred to in ORS 496.242 (Access and habitat program funds).

(B) Four dollars from each such license shall be credited to the subaccount referred to in ORS 496.283 (Use of moneys from surcharges).

(C) Seventy-five cents from each such license shall be credited to the Fish Screening Subaccount established under ORS 496.303 (Fish and Wildlife Account).

(D) Twenty-five cents from each such license shall be credited to the Fish Passage Fund established under ORS 497.139 (Fish Passage Fund).

(3)(a) In lieu of issuing to resident persons under 18 years of age separate licenses and tags for angling and hunting, the commission is authorized to issue resident annual sportspersons licenses for persons under 18 years of age and shall charge therefor a fee of $50. The purchaser of each such license is authorized to engage in those hunting and angling activities for which the following licenses and tags are required:

(A) Resident annual juvenile hunting license for persons 12 through 17 years of age;

(B) Resident annual juvenile angling license for persons 14 through 17 years of age;

(C) Black bear tag;

(D) Cougar tag;

(E) General season elk tag;

(F) General season deer tag;

(G) Upland bird stamp;

(H) Oregon migratory waterfowl stamp;

(I) Juvenile turkey tag;

(J) Annual tag for persons under 18 years of age to angle for salmon, steelhead trout, sturgeon and halibut; and

(K) Resident annual shellfish license.

(b) The holder of each resident annual sportspersons license for persons under 18 years of age who wishes to engage in hunting or angling activities for which permits are required that are limited by quota must participate in the process for allocation of the permits in the same manner as all other permit applicants. However, if the holder of a resident annual sportspersons license for persons under 18 years of age is unsuccessful in obtaining a permit limited by quota for a particular activity, the holder will be issued a tag valid for any general season for that species.

(c) Notwithstanding any other provision of the wildlife laws, of the moneys received from the sale of resident annual sportspersons licenses for persons under 18 years of age:

(A) One dollar from each such license shall be credited to the subaccount referred to in ORS 496.242 (Access and habitat program funds).

(B) One dollar from each such license shall be credited to the subaccount referred to in ORS 496.283 (Use of moneys from surcharges).

(C) Seventy-five cents from each such license shall be credited to the Fish Screening Subaccount established under ORS 496.303 (Fish and Wildlife Account).

(D) Twenty-five cents from each such license shall be credited to the Fish Passage Fund established under ORS 497.139 (Fish Passage Fund). [1973 c.723 §52; 1975 c.454 §5; 1981 c.445 §8; 1987 c.255 §3; 1991 c.661 §3; 1993 c.619 §2; 1997 c.341 §2; 1999 c.59 §161; 1999 c.1006 §7; amendments by 1999 c.1006 §17 repealed by 2001 c.949 §1; 2001 c.822 §§8,8a; 2003 c.644 §4; 2009 c.291 §2; 2009 c.765 §2; 2009 c.832 §9]

Note: See notes under 497.121 (Angling and shellfish licenses and tags).