2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Chief Sponsors:||Senator Dembrow, Taylor, Frederick, Gelser, Representative Greenlick, Malstrom, Nosse|
|Regular Sponsors:||Senator Burdick, Representative Gorsek, Helm, Hernandez, Holvey, Keny-Guyer, Marsh, Piluso, Power, Reardon, Sanchez, Sollman|
|Bill Title:||Relating to diesel; declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Authorizes State of Oregon to receive moneys pursuant to Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Agreement, deposit agreement moneys in Clean Diesel Engine Fund and use moneys to award grants for reducing emissions from school buses powered by diesel engines.
Requires Department of Environmental Quality to hire or contract with third-party organization to complete inventory of nonroad diesel engines. Sets forth required qualifications of third-party organization, requirements for inventory and required uses of inventory by department.] Requires completion of inventory no later than July 1, 2019.] Requires department to make inventory publicly available in aggregate form.] Authorizes State of Oregon to receive moneys pursuant to Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Agreement, deposit agreement moneys in Clean Diesel Engine Fund and use moneys to award grants for reducing emissions from school buses powered by diesel engines. Specifies allocation of grants from agreement moneys.] Prohibits Department of Environmental Quality from awarding grants from agreement moneys for any other purpose without prior approval from Legislative Assembly by law. Adds grants and loans for replacements to permissible uses of moneys in Clean Diesel Engine Fund. Makes other modifications to provisions for grants and loans from fund for purpose of reducing emissions from diesel engines. Appropriates moneys to department to cover costs of hiring or contracting with third-party organization for purposes of inventory.] Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2017.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||Revenue Impact Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In Senate Committee|
|Current Committee:||Joint Committee On Ways and Means|