ORS 182.542¹
Duties of task force

The Environmental Justice Task Force shall:

(1) Advise the Governor on environmental justice issues;

(2) Advise natural resource agencies on environmental justice issues, including community concerns and public participation processes;

(3) Identify, in cooperation with natural resource agencies, minority and low-income communities that may be affected by environmental decisions made by the agencies;

(4) Meet with environmental justice communities and make recommendations to the Governor regarding concerns raised by these communities; and

(5) Define environmental justice issues in the state. [2007 c.909 §3]

Note: See note under 182.535 (“Natural resource agency” defined for ORS 182.535 to 182.550).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 182—State Administrative Agencies, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors182.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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