ORS 543.160
Hydroelectric facility on North Santiam River prohibited; exception


(1)

No person shall construct or maintain, and no officer or agency of the state shall issue any permit for the construction or maintenance of any hydroelectric facility or structure on the North Santiam River between river mile 27 and Big Cliff Dam.

(2)

Nothing in subsection (1) of this section applies to any hydroelectric facility or structure constructed on the North Santiam River prior to October 15, 1983, to the historic uses of such a hydroelectric facility or structure or to the repair or reconstruction of such a hydroelectric facility or structure at the present site. [1983 c.418 §§1,2]
Note: 543.160 (Hydroelectric facility on North Santiam River prohibited) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 543 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.
§§ 543.010 to 543.620

Notes of Decisions

Water control district, in applying for water appropriation permit for hydroelectric project, was exempt from licensing provisions of these sections and needed only to comply with requirements of ORS chapter 537. Steamboaters v. Winchester Water Control Dist., 69 Or App 596, 688 P2d 92 (1984), Sup Ct review denied

Law Review Citations

16 EL 583, 592 (1986)

Chapter 543

Law Review Citations

16 EL 583, 593 (1986)


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