Small Watercraft

ORS 830.615
Waterway Access Fund


The Waterway Access Fund is established in the State Treasury, separate and distinct from the General Fund. Interest earned by the Waterway Access Fund shall be credited to the fund. Moneys in the fund are continuously appropriated to the State Marine Board to carry out the provisions of ORS 830.615 (Waterway Access Fund) to 830.630 (Issuance of permits).
(2)(a) The fund consists of:


Moneys deposited into the fund under ORS 830.627 (Fees for issuance of permit).


Moneys received under paragraph (b) of this subsection.


Any other moneys appropriated to the fund by the Legislative Assembly.


The board may receive gifts, grants or contributions from any source, whether public or private. Moneys received under this paragraph shall be deposited into the fund.


The board may use the moneys in the fund:


To award grants as provided in ORS 830.618 (Grants for nonmotorized boat waterway access) and 830.621 (Grants for boating safety education, boating equipment and waterway access to underserved communities).


For any other purpose described in ORS 830.615 (Waterway Access Fund) to 830.630 (Issuance of permits). [2019 c.507 §2]


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