2014 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of House Interim Committee on Transportation and Economic Development)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to transportation; declaring an emergency.|
Modifies conditions that must be met before State Treasurer may issue bonds to pay for Interstate 5 bridge replacement project.
Requires Department of Transportation to prepare report on regional transportation projects in need of additional funding. Sunsets January 2, 2017. Prohibits owner of vehicle from operating or permitting operation of vehicle on tollway if owner of vehicle owes toll for use of that vehicle on that tollway or civil penalty or fee related to failure to pay toll. Punishes by maximum fine of $1,000. Creates offense of failure to pay toll. Punishes by maximum fine of $250. Authorizes issuance of citation on basis of photographs for certain tollway-related offenses. Authorizes Department of Transportation to impound or immobilize vehicle for failure to pay toll under certain circumstances. Directs department to secure intergovernmental agreement with State of Washington regarding collection of tolls from users of Interstate 5 bridges. Expands offense of permitting unlawful operation of vehicle. Directs Oregon Transportation Commission to establish Mobility Council. Restores reciprocal taxation exemption for certain interstate bridges. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||Revenue Impact Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||Joint Committee On Ways and Means|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|