Chapter 536  Water Resources Administration

General Provisions

§ 536.007 Definitions
§ 536.009 Water Resources Department Water Right Operating Fund
§ 536.015 Water Resources Department Hydroelectric Fund
§ 536.017 Records of expenditures from Water Resources Department Hydroelectric Fund
§ 536.021 Water Measurement Cost Share Program Revolving Fund

Water Resources Commission

§ 536.022 Water Resources Commission
§ 536.025 Duty of commission
§ 536.026 Powers of Water Resources Commission
§ 536.027 Rules and standards
§ 536.028 Rules pertaining to human or livestock consumption uses within or above scenic waterway
§ 536.031 Applicability of rules to completed application for permit

Water Resources Department

§ 536.032 Water Resources Director
§ 536.037 Functions of director
§ 536.039 Water Resources Department
§ 536.040 Public records
§ 536.045 Sending or receipt of documents in electronic form
§ 536.050 Fees
§ 536.055 Agreements to expedite processing and review of applications, permits and other administrative matters
§ 536.075 Judicial review of final order of commission or department
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Water Resources Policies And Programs

§ 536.220 Policy on water resources generally
§ 536.231 Commission to devise plans and programs for development of water resources
§ 536.235 Policy on minimum streamflows
§ 536.238 Policy on water storage facilities
§ 536.241 Policy on water supply
§ 536.295 Conditions for consideration of application for use not classified in basin program
§ 536.300 Formulation of state water resources program
§ 536.310 Purposes and policies to be considered in formulating state water resources program
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Cooperation With Other Entities

§ 536.420 Representation of state in carrying out compacts and agreements with other governmental agencies regarding water resources
§ 536.440 Investigations and studies
§ 536.450 Assistance by commission to other persons and agencies
§ 536.460 Preparation and submission of information or recommendations to other persons or agencies
§ 536.470 Coordination of local, state, interstate and federal programs
§ 536.480 Making available information concerning water resources
§ 536.490 Attendance at conferences and meetings
§ 536.500 Acceptance and expenditure of moneys from public and private sources
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Miscellaneous Provisions

§ 536.570 Moneys and securities of irrigation districts in possession of Water Resources Commission
§ 536.580 Rights acquired prior to August 3, 1955, not affected
§ 536.590 Rights acquired prior to January 1, 1956, not affected
§ 536.595 Department discussions with Corps of Engineers over operation of Detroit Lake

Emergency Water Shortage Powers

§ 536.700 Drainage basin defined
§ 536.710 Policy
§ 536.720 Declaration of state authority
§ 536.730 Effect of emergency powers on vested water rights
§ 536.740 Governors authority to declare drought
§ 536.750 Powers of commission after declaration of drought
§ 536.760 Cessation of actions taken under ORS 536.750
§ 536.770 Purchase of option or agreement for use of water permit or right during declared drought
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Penalties

§ 536.900 Civil penalties
§ 536.905 Notice
§ 536.910 Amount of penalty
§ 536.915 Remission or reduction of penalty
§ 536.920 Factors to be considered in imposition of penalty
§ 536.930 Consequence of failure to follow order
§ 536.935 Disposition of penalties