Duties of Department of Environmental Quality
The Department of Environmental Quality, in coordinating efforts under ORS 468.140 (Civil penalties for specified violations), 468.150 (Field sanitation and straw utilization and disposal methods as “pollution control facilities”), 468A.020 (Application of air pollution laws), 468A.555 (Policy to reduce open field burning) to 468A.620 (Experimental field sanitization) and 468A.992 (Civil penalties for open field burning violations), shall:
(1) Enforce all field burning rules adopted by the Environmental Quality Commission and all related statutes; and
(2) Monitor and prevent unlawful field burning. [1991 c.920 §11; 1995 c.358 §4]
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