Bills Pending Oregon House Natural Resources Committee

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ORSB50EngrossExempts from Public Contracting Code timber sales from lands that State Parks and Recreation Commission or State Parks and Recreation Department owns or manages. Increases value at which State Parks and Recreation] department must offer forest produc...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 23 @ 8:00 am]
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ORSB753EngrossAuthorizes executive director of Oregon Ocean Science Trust to enter into agreement with private, nonprofit organization under which organization shall solicit gifts, grants and donations in support of work of trust. Declares emergency, effective on ...
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2019-04-23
[Hearing: Apr 23 @ 8:00 am]
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ORSB580EngrossProhibits use of cyanide devices to control wildlife.
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2019-04-16
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ORSB593EngrossMakes person holding resident disabled veteran hunting license eligible for additional preference points in controlled hunt permit preference system.
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2019-04-16
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ORHB3327IntroCreates Oregon Independent Science Review Board. Establishes Independent Scientific Review Secretariat as administrative section within Institute for Natural Resources at Oregon State University. Establishes Independent Scientific Review Fund. Contin...
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2019-04-09
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ORHB3025IntroRequires State Forestry Department to establish Western Oregon Regional Carbon Sink as geographical area and take certain actions regarding area on or before January 1, 2031. Establishes Task Force on Western Oregon Regional Carbon Sink. Sunsets task...
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2019-04-04
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ORHB2113IntroRequires State Department of Fish and Wildlife to develop and implement program to provide Oregon businesses, communities and landowners with technical assistance regarding nonlethal methods to reduce conflict between humans and wildlife.
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2019-04-04
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ORHB2923IntroClassifies certain persons as resident persons for purpose of purchasing licenses, tags and permits issued by State Fish and Wildlife Commission.
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2019-04-04
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ORHB3088IntroIncreases maximum penalty for certain wildlife law offenses committed with culpable mental state to five years' incarceration, $125,000 fine, or both. Increases maximum penalty for certain wildlife law offenses committed without culpable mental state...
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2019-04-02
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ORHB3227IntroEstablishes Excessive Elk Damage Pilot Program. Requires State Department of Fish and Wildlife to report on program to interim committee of Legislative Assembly on or before September 15, 2020. Sunsets January 2, 2024. Takes effect on 91st day follow...
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2019-03-28
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ORHB2659IntroRepeals special assessments and property tax exemptions for forestlands covered by timber plantations and nonforested land. Requires State Forester and county assessors to develop system for forestland owners to estimate area of their forestland that...
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2019-03-26
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ORHB3044IntroRequires business or individual carrying out application of soil treatment or pesticide by aircraft to record information regarding application conditions. Requires business or individual to submit information concerning application to Department of ...
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2019-03-26
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ORHB2381IntroRequires State Department of Fish and Wildlife to operate program in southwest Oregon to control populations of species that prey on salmon.
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2019-03-21
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ORHB2364IntroRequires State Department of Fish and Wildlife to use dual-frequency identification sonar devices for counting fish. Allocates funds from Natural Resources Subaccount of Parks and Natural Resources Fund to department to fund purchase of dual-frequenc...
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2019-03-12
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ORHB3229IntroRepeals provisions of law related to collection of surcharge for removal of Klamath River dams upon failure of relevant parties to begin dam removal. Establishes Klamath Fish Habitat Enhancement Fund. Directs certain moneys collected for removal of K...
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2019-03-11
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ORHB3370IntroDirects State Marine Board to provide optional licensing of boats as charter boats if boat carries fewer than seven passengers for hire.
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2019-03-11
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ORHB3243IntroAppropriates funds to State Parks and Recreation Department to distribute to Oregon State Fair Council to fund assessment of fairground facilities and maintenance, improvement and enhancement of fairground facilities. Declares emergency, effective Ju...
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2019-03-07
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ORHB3221IntroProhibits aerial application of pesticide on certain lands owned by state.
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2019-03-06
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ORHB3119IntroRequires State Department of Fish and Wildlife to designate overseeing employee if department operates cougar management plan that uses appointed agents.
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2019-03-04
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ORHB3082IntroAppropriates moneys from General Fund to State Department of Agriculture for further allocation to Klamath Soil and Water Conservation District for purpose of conducting seepage study in Klamath Basin. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-03-04
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ORHB3042IntroAuthorizes city, town, county or political subdivision to prohibit or regulate application of chemicals by aircraft.
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2019-03-04
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ORHB3080IntroCreates Wildfire Suppression Fund and directs to fund 60 percent of revenue from additional privilege tax on harvesting forest products. Directs amount derived from increase in certain privilege tax on harvesting forest products to Oregon Forest Land...
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2019-03-01
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ORHB3019IntroAuthorizes State Department of Fish and Wildlife to designate areas in this state as habitat critical for biodiversity. Provides that entry of oil or hazardous material into habitat critical for biodiversity due to spill or release of oil or hazardou...
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2019-02-26
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ORHB2746IntroRequires State Department of Fish and Wildlife to biennially report to Legislative Assembly regarding estimated change in wolf population. Requires Legislative Assembly to identify amount of state funding necessary to provide counties with assistance...
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2019-02-26
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ORHB2795IntroDirects State Department of Fish and Wildlife to create pilot program that allows persons to use dogs for hunting, or nonlethal pursuit of, cougars within county electing to participate in pilot-program. Directs department to report to interim commit...
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2019-02-21
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ORHB2955IntroRequires State Department of Fish and Wildlife to allow person meeting criteria to hunt game mammals using crossbow.
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2019-02-18
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ORHB2943IntroRequires State Department of Fish and Wildlife to submit report on effects on Oregon wolf populations of removing gray wolf from state lists of threatened or endangered species. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2019-02-14
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ORHB2917IntroExempts collection, storage or use of diffuse surface water from falling rain, melting snow or other precipitation from requirement to obtain water right permit or certificate.
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2019-02-14
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ORHB2738IntroModifies intake conditions for motorized suction dredge in motorized in-stream placer mining.
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2019-01-28
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ORHB2739IntroExempts equipment run on recirculating water systems from ban on in-stream placer mining in salmonid habitat.
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2019-01-28
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ORHB2741IntroRequires State Board of Forestry to transfer ownership of former county forestland back to county, upon request, if former county forestland is 10 percent or less of all former county forestland owned by board.
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2019-01-25
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ORHB2370IntroAllows electors of county to approve measure allowing use of dogs for hunting, pursuing or taking cougars within county. Authorizes State Department of Fish and Wildlife to issue resident of approving county special cougar tag that allows use of dogs...
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2019-01-18
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ORHB2062IntroRequires Invasive Species Council to biennially report to interim committee of Legislative Assembly. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2019-01-18
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ORHB2380IntroDirects State Board of Forestry, pursuant to joint rules adopted by State Board of Forestry and State Land Board, to establish pilot project for county management of certain Elliott State Forest Lands. Sunsets January 2, 2030.
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2019-01-18
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ORHB2367IntroRequires Governor to certify to United States Secretary of Commerce that terms of national marine sanctuary located within seaward boundary of Oregon are unacceptable unless Legislative Assembly confirms designation.
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2019-01-18
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ORHB2111IntroProhibits state agency from restricting or closing access to state lands used for hunting unless state agency has notified State Department of Fish and Wildlife and department has posted notice of planned restriction or closure for at least 30 days o...
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2019-01-18
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ORHB2221IntroEstablishes Ocean Beach Fund. Directs amount of transient lodging tax revenues from state recreation area lodgings along ocean shore received by State Parks and Recreation Department to Ocean Beach Fund. Directs department to spend moneys from fund f...
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2019-01-18
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ORHB2432IntroProvides that certain statutes regarding forest management are added to and made part of laws regarding forestry administration.
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2019-01-15
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ORHB2356IntroTransfers regulatory authority over propagation of finfish in private commercial aquaculture facilities from State Department of Fish and Wildlife and State Fish and Wildlife Commission to State Department of Agriculture. Prohibits releasing finfish ...
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2019-01-15
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ORHB2376IntroAppropriates moneys to State Parks and Recreation Department for outreach and development of educational signs warning public about natural dangers of ocean beaches. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-01-15
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ORHB2433IntroModifies definition of "native fish" for purposes of salmon and trout enhancement program.
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2019-01-15
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