(1) The Stewardship Agreement Grant Fund is established separate and distinct from the General Fund. The Stewardship Agreement Grant Fund shall consist of all moneys placed in the fund as provided by law. All moneys in the Stewardship Agreement Grant Fund are continuously appropriated to the State Board of Forestry to provide grants to carry out the purposes of stewardship agreements described in ORS 541.423. Interest accruing to the Stewardship Agreement Grant Fund shall be credited to the fund. Funds appropriated and not expended by the completion of a biennium shall remain in the Stewardship Agreement Grant Fund.
(2) The State Board of Forestry shall administer the Stewardship Agreement Grant Fund and provide grants from the fund to landowners who have entered into stewardship agreements for the purposes described in ORS 541.423.
(3) In addition to the funds made available for the purposes of ORS 541.423, the board also may accept gifts and grants from any public or private source for the purpose of providing the grants described in subsection (2) of this section. [2007 c.608 §1]
Note: 541.425 and 541.426 were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 541 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.Section: Previous 541.409 541.410 541.411 541.413 541.415 541.420 541.423 541.425 541.426 541.430 541.450 541.455 541.460 541.510 541.515 Next
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