Solid Waste Management

ORS 459.273
Disposition of excess moneys and interest received for financial assurance

An applicant required to provide financial assurance under ORS 459.272 (Evidence of financial assurance for land disposal site) shall establish provisions satisfactory to the Department of Environmental Quality for disposing of any excess moneys received or interest earned on moneys received for financial assurance. To the extent practicable, the applicant’s provisions for disposing of the excess moneys received or interest earned on moneys shall provide for:


A reduction of the rates a person within the area served by the land disposal site is charged for collection service; or


Enhancing present or future disposal sites within the area from which the excess moneys were received. [1983 c.766 §4; 1993 c.526 §8; 1993 c.560 §33]
Chapter 459

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Power of department to regulate mining activities or recovery of oil and geothermal resources, (1972) Vol 35, p 1100; authority of Environmental Quality Commission and Department of Environmental Quality to regulate disposition of food processing byproducts determined to be solid waste, (1979) Vol 39, p 770

Law Review Citations

16 WLR 459 (1979)


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