ORS 522.305¹
Rules

(1) In accordance with the applicable provisions of ORS chapter 183, the governing board of the State Department of Geology and Mineral Industries may adopt rules necessary to implement the provisions of this chapter. This authority includes, but is not limited to, rules relating to:

(a) Establishing procedures for the issuance, modification, transfer, denial, suspension and revocation of permits;

(b) Establishing procedures for enforcing permit conditions, for enforcing the requirements of this chapter and for enforcing rules adopted to implement the provisions of this chapter; and

(c) Establishing civil penalties for violations of this chapter, for violations of rules adopted to implement the provisions of this chapter and for violations of permits and orders issued pursuant to this chapter.

(2) Any final determination made by the State Department of Geology and Mineral Industries in carrying out the provisions of this chapter or in rules adopted thereunder may be reviewed in the manner provided by the applicable provisions of ORS chapter 183. [1975 c.552 §22; 2009 c.794 §25]

Chapter 522

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Power of Depart­ment of Environ­mental Quality to regulate recovery of geothermal resources, (1972) Vol 35, p 1100; require­ments for exploring for or produc­tion of geothermal or oil or gas resources, (1974) Vol 37, p 68

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 522—Geothermal Resources, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors522.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 522, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano522.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
 
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