2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Grant Soil and Water Conservation District and Oregon Association of Conservation Districts)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to changes in points of diversion for water rights subject to transfer.|
Establishes water right pilot program to encourage and facilitate point of diversion changes requested by State Department of Fish and Wildlife for purpose of benefitting fish passage.
Creates special process for Water Resources Department approval of point of diversion changes. Requires Water Resources Department and State Department of Fish and Wildlife to biennially submit report regarding pilot program to committee of Legislative Assembly. Sunsets pilot program January 2, 2028.
|Fiscal Impact:||May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||House Committee On Energy and Environment|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|