Agency Memorandum on a Site Certificate Application
(1)Request the recipient to return comments or recommendations described in OAR 345-021-0050 (Distribution of a Preliminary Application)(2) to the Department by a specified date;
(2)Describe the matters to be covered in the comments or recommendations as set forth in OAR 345-021-0050 (Distribution of a Preliminary Application)(2) and (4);
(3)Explain that the recipient’s written comments, recommendations and reports are part of the decision record for the application for a site certificate;
(4)State that the reviewing agency must comment in person or in writing on the record of the public hearing described in OAR 345-015-0220 (Public Hearing on the Draft Proposed Order) to preserve the right to participate in the contested case proceeding as a party, limited party or interested agency and the right to appeal the Council’s final decision; and
(5)For any special advisory group designated by the Council under ORS 469.480 (Local government advisory group), request that the special advisory group recommend to the Council the applicable substantive criteria and explain that, as required by ORS 469.504 (Facility compliance with statewide planning goals)(5), if the special advisory group does not recommend applicable substantive criteria by the specified date, the Council may either determine and apply the applicable substantive criteria or determine compliance with the statewide planning goals under ORS 469.504 (Facility compliance with statewide planning goals)(1)(b)(B) or (C).
Rule 345-015-0180 — Agency Memorandum on a Site Certificate Application,