ORS 465.531¹
Department of Environmental Quality may contract for collection of fees

The Department of Environmental Quality, in consultation with the advisory group established under ORS 465.507 (Dry cleaning advisory group), may contract with a private or public entity for the provision of services to implement the objectives of ORS 465.517 (Annual fee and gross revenue fee for dry cleaning facilities) to 465.545 (Suspension of dry cleaning fees). The department may contract for the collection of fees, charges or interest from dry cleaning owners or dry cleaning operators, but the department may not delegate its authority to determine the amount of the fees, charges or interest owed. [2003 c.407 §20]

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See also annota­tions under ORS 105.550 (Definitions for ORS 105.550 to 105.600) to 105.600 (ORS 105.550 to 105.600 not to limit authority of cities or counties to further restrict activities).

Notes of Decisions

Remedial ac­tion costs do not include attorney fees incurred by private party in contribu­tion pro­ceed­ing. Cash Flow Investors, Inc. v. Union Oil Co., 318 Or 88, 862 P2d 501 (1993)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 465—Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Materials I, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­465.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 465, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­465ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information