ORS 367.091¹
Multimodal Active Transportation Fund

(1) As used in this section and ORS 367.093 (Grants from Multimodal Active Transportation Fund):

(a) “Private entity” means any entity that is not a public body, including but not limited to a corporation, partnership, company, nonprofit organization or other legal entity or natural person.

(b) “Public body” has the meaning given that term in ORS 174.109 (“Public body” defined).

(c) “Transportation project” means a project or undertaking for bicycle and pedestrian capital infrastructure, including bridges, paths and ways. A transportation project does not include costs associated with operating expenses or the purchase of bicycles.

(2) The Multimodal Active Transportation Fund is established in the State Treasury, separate and distinct from the General Fund. Earnings on moneys in the Multimodal Active Transportation Fund shall be deposited into the fund. Moneys in the fund are continuously appropriated to the Department of Transportation for the purposes described in subsection (3) of this section and in ORS 367.093 (Grants from Multimodal Active Transportation Fund). The fund consists of the following:

(a) Moneys transferred to the fund under ORS 320.440 (Deposit of revenue from excise tax on bicycles).

(b) Moneys transferred to the fund under ORS 367.081 (Distribution of amounts in Connect Oregon Fund).

(c) Moneys appropriated to the fund by the Legislative Assembly.

(d) Earnings on moneys in the fund.

(e) Moneys from any other source.

(3) The department shall use moneys in the fund to award grants for bicycle and pedestrian transportation projects as provided in ORS 367.093 (Grants from Multimodal Active Transportation Fund). [2019 c.491 §23]

Note: 367.091 (Multimodal Active Transportation Fund) and 367.093 (Grants from Multimodal Active Transportation Fund) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 367 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 367—Transportation Financing; Projects, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors367.­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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