2017 ORS 469.579¹
Authority to accept moneys
  • disbursement of funds
  • rules

The Oregon Hanford Cleanup Board may accept moneys from the United States Department of Energy, other federal agencies, the State of Washington and from gifts and grants received from any other person. Such moneys are continuously appropriated to the board for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of ORS 469.566 (Legislative findings) to 469.583 (Rules). The board shall establish by rule a method for disbursing such funds as necessary to carry out the provisions of ORS 469.566 (Legislative findings) to 469.583 (Rules), including but not limited to awarding contracts for studies pertaining to the long-term disposal of radioactive waste or other issues related to the Hanford Nuclear Reservation. Any disbursement of funds by the board or the lead agency shall be consistent with the policy established by the board under ORS 469.573 (Purpose of Oregon Hanford Cleanup Board). [1987 c.514 §13; 1991 c.562 §6; 2001 c.104 §210; 2003 c.186 §35]

Note: See note under 469.566 (Legislative findings).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 469—Energy; Conservation Programs; Energy Facilities, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors469.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.
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.