2017 ORS 541.947¹
Watershed Conservation Grant Fund

(1) The Watershed Conservation Grant Fund is established separate and distinct from the General Fund. The Watershed Conservation Grant Fund shall consist of all moneys placed in the fund as provided by law. All moneys in the Watershed Conservation Grant Fund are continuously appropriated to the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board for grants to fund projects described in ORS 541.958 (Criteria for project receiving moneys from Watershed Conservation Grant Fund) that use grant moneys as provided under ORS 541.956 (Watershed Conservation Grant Fund purposes). Interest accruing to the Watershed Conservation Grant Fund shall be credited to the fund. Watershed Conservation Grant Fund moneys appropriated and not expended by the completion of a biennium shall remain in the Watershed Conservation Grant Fund.

(2) The board also may accept gifts and grants from any public or private source for the purpose of providing the grants described in this section. [2011 c.643 §12]

Note: See note under 541.890 (Definitions for ORS 541.890 to 541.969).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 541—Water Distributors; Water Releases; Conservation and Storage; Water Development Projects; Watershed Management and Enhancement, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors541.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 541, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano541.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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