2017 ORS 543.090¹
Payment of expenses of Hydroelectric Application Review Team for project operating under federal license and state power claim or uncertificated claim

(1) Any project operating under a hydroelectric license issued by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and concurrently operating under the authority of a power claim or uncertificated claim shall pay all expenses related to the review and decision of a Hydroelectric Application Review Team established under ORS 543A.075 that:

(a) Are incurred by the team and any agency participating as part of the team in the federal relicensing process; and

(b) Are not otherwise covered by the reauthorization fee paid under ORS 543A.415.

(2) Not later than six years before the expiration of a hydroelectric license issued by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to any project operating concurrently under the authority of a power claim or uncertificated claim, the Water Resources Department shall contact the holder to schedule a consultation meeting regarding expected fees to be incurred by the Hydroelectric Application Review Team.

(3) Relicensing fees shall be calculated and assessed according to the terms and conditions set forth in ORS 543A.405 and 543A.410 for application fees. [1999 c.873 §10]

Notes of Decisions

Water control district, in applying for wa­ter appropria­tion permit for hydroelectric project, was exempt from licensing pro­vi­sions of these sec­tions and needed only to comply with require­ments of ORS chapter 537. Steamboaters v. Winchester Water Control Dist., 69 Or App 596, 688 P2d 92 (1984), Sup Ct review denied

Law Review Cita­tions

16 EL 583, 592 (1986)

Chapter 543

Law Review Cita­tions

16 EL 583, 593 (1986)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 543—Hydroelectric Projects, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors543.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 543, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano543.­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.