2015 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Governor John A. Kitzhaber, M.D., for Department of Environmental Quality)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to solid waste disposal fees.|
Modifies purposes for assessing, and authorized uses of, solid waste facility permit fees.
Becomes operative July 1, 2016. Consolidates disposal site tipping fee and disposal site surcharge and increases consolidated fee. Authorizes Environmental Quality Commission to establish fee schedule for disposal sites for composting under certain circumstances. Modifies authorized uses of moneys collected pursuant to tipping fee. Sets maximum amount for disposal site tipping fee for 2015-2017 biennium. Authorizes commission to adjust fees once each subsequent biennium under certain circumstances. Requires Department of Environmental Quality to provide rebate annually, to nine most economically distressed counties in this state, of portion of tipping fees paid by those counties. Becomes operative April 1, 2016, with first payment due July 1, 2016. Applies orphan site fee and disposal tipping fee to building demolition and construction disposal sites and waste tire disposal sites. Applies fee that equals up to 50 percent of full disposal tipping fee to disposal of substitute material that is also used for daily cover.] Becomes operative July 1, 2019. Repeals out-of-region fee differential. Requires report by Department of Environmental Quality no later than October 31, 2022, on options for sustainable and adequate funding of solid waste management, prevention, reuse and recycling programs and implementation of state's plan for integrated system of materials and] certain information related to waste management in State of Oregon.
|Chapter Number:||Chapter 662|
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|