OR HB2706 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on July 7 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-07-07 - In committee upon adjournment.
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Imposes annual management fee on each primary or supplemental water right. Provides for deposit of management fee moneys into Water Resources Department Water Right Operating Fund. Revises permissible use of moneys from fund. Authorizes collection and assessment for annual periods beginning on or after July 1, 2017. Allows phased imposition of assessment and collection during period beginning July 1, 2017, and ending July 1, 2019, subject to constitutional restrictions. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Relating to management fees for water rights; declaring an emergency.


Roll Calls


2017-07-07HouseIn committee upon adjournment.
2017-04-21HouseReferred to Ways and Means by order of Speaker.
2017-04-21HouseSubsequent referral to Revenue rescinded by order of the Speaker.
2017-04-21HouseRecommendation: Do pass with amendments, be printed A-Engrossed, subsequent referral to Revenue be rescinded, and be referred to Ways and Means.
2017-04-17HouseWork Session held.
2017-03-22HousePublic Hearing held.
2017-02-06HouseReferred to Energy and Environment with subsequent referral to Revenue.
2017-02-01HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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