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2015 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to engine emissions; declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Establishes Task Force to Investigate a Clean Diesel Program.
Requires certain public improvement contracts to contain and reserve one percent of total contract price for performing repowers or retrofits of certain diesel engines used in course of performing contract. Sunsets requirement on January 1, 2028.] Beginning January 1, 2017, requires certain nonroad diesel engines to be registered with Department of Environmental Quality. Authorizes Environmental Quality Commission to adopt rules and registration fees.] Directs commission to adopt diesel emission standards by rule operative January 1, 2022. Requires commission to phase in implementation of certain standards.] Repeals state preemption of local regulation of idling by primary engines in commercial vehicles.] Requires task force to explore and recommend a strategy for implementing clean diesel program in Oregon. Requires task force to submit preliminary report to interim committees of Legislative Assembly related to environment and natural resources no later than September 15, 2015. Requires task force to submit final report to interim committees of Legislative Assembly related to environment and natural resources no later than September 15, 2016. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In Senate Committee
Current Committee: Joint Committee On Ways and Means
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Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations: Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents
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