Energy

ORS 469.597
Election procedure

  • elector approval required


(1)

Notwithstanding the provisions of ORS 469.370 (Draft proposed order for hearing), if the Energy Facility Siting Council finds that the requirements of ORS 469.595 (Condition to site certificate for nuclear-fueled thermal power plant) have been satisfied and proposes to issue a site certificate for a nuclear-fueled thermal power plant, the proposal shall be submitted to the electors of this state for their approval or rejection at the next available statewide general election. The procedures for submitting a proposal to the electors under this section shall conform, as nearly as possible to those for state measures, including but not limited to procedures for printing related material in the voters’ pamphlet.

(2)

A site certificate for a nuclear-fueled thermal power plant shall not be issued until the electors of this state have approved the issuance of the certificate at an election held pursuant to subsection (1) of this section. [1981 c.1 §§4,5]

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