2017 ORS 468A.807¹
Rules
  • compliance with applicable requirements

(1) The Environmental Quality Commission shall adopt rules necessary to implement ORS 468A.795 (Definitions) to 468A.807 (Rules).

(2) Rules adopted under this section must include, but need not be limited to, rules that establish preferences for awarding grants and loans under ORS 468A.803 (Uses of Clean Diesel Engine Fund) (1) based upon:

(a) A percentage of diesel engine use in Oregon;

(b) Whether a grant or loan applicant will provide matching funds;

(c) Whether scrapping, replacement, repowering or retrofitting an engine will benefit sensitive populations or areas with elevated concentrations of diesel particulate matter; or

(d) Other criteria as the commission may establish.

(3) Rules adopted by the commission under this section must reserve a portion of the financial assistance available each year for applicants that own or operate a small number of diesel engines or Oregon diesel truck engines and must provide for simplified access to financial assistance for those applicants.

(4) The Department of Environmental Quality may perform activities necessary to ensure that recipients of grants and loans from the Clean Diesel Engine Fund comply with applicable requirements. If the department determines that a recipient has not complied with applicable requirements, the department may order the recipient to refund all grant or loan moneys and may impose penalties pursuant to ORS 468.140 (Civil penalties for specified violations). [2017 c.742 §11]

(formerly 468.360 to 468.405)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Motor Vehicle Emission Control Inspec­tion Program funding, (1974) Vol 37, p 130

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 468A—Air Quality, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors468A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 468A, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano468A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.