Distribution and Storage of Water

ORS 540.470
Contested case hearings

If the Water Resources Director issues a proposed final order under ORS 540.461 (Plan and time frame for corrective action), regarding a dam that the Water Resources Department has concluded is unsafe, and the director requests that the scheduling of any contested case hearing on the proposed final order be expedited, the Office of Administrative Hearings shall expedite the date of the contested case hearing to the extent that the office considers is practicable and will give the dam owner reasonable time to prepare. [2019 c.390 §11]
Note: 540.470 (Contested case hearings) becomes operative July 1, 2020. See section 28, chapter 390, Oregon Laws 2019.
Chapter 540

Law Review Citations

11 EL 390 (1981)


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