Highway Beautification

ORS 377.645
Expenditure of moneys to screen or relocate junkyards prior to availability of federal matching funds


The Department of Transportation may expend moneys appropriated to the department for the purposes of the screening, relocating, removal or disposal of junkyards as provided in ORS 377.625 (Screening junkyard located in restricted area) to 377.640 (Acquisition of land necessary to screen or relocate junkyards), except that the department may not use moneys that are subject to the provisions of section 3a, Article IX of the Oregon Constitution. Moneys appropriated for the purposes specified in this subsection may be expended by the department unless and until federal-aid matching funds are appropriated and made available to the state for such similar purposes as provided in section 136, title 23, United States Code.


All money received by the Director of Transportation under ORS 377.505 (Definitions for ORS 377.505 to 377.540), 377.510 (Signs visible from state highways regulated), 377.515 (Removal of nonconforming signs deferred) and 377.605 (Definitions for ORS 377.605 to 377.655) to 377.655 (Rules for removal and disposition of signs and property in violation of ORS 377.650) shall be credited to the State Highway Fund. [1967 c.590 §§10,11; 1983 c.338 §924; 1993 c.741 §52; 2001 c.750 §1]


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