2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Governor Kate Brown for State Marine Board)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to aquatic invasive species.|
Requires boat operators to drain water from certain portions of boat before transporting boat within this state.
Provides exceptions. Punishes by maximum fine of $250. Provides that person operating nonmotorized boat that is eight feet or more in length must obtain aquatic invasive species prevention permit. Authorizes State Marine Board to combine aquatic invasive species prevention permit with other documents that board issues. Requires person to cooperate with recommended decontamination process at check station. Punishes by maximum fine of $250. Authorizes peace officer to stop person transporting recreational or commercial watercraft and require person to drive to nearest check station if peace officer has reason to believe person failed to stop at check station. Punishes failure to comply with peace officer's directions by maximum of 30 days' imprisonment, $1,250 fine, or both.
|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|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|