(1) After deduction of the cost of administration of the salmon registration plate program, moneys from the surcharge imposed by ORS 805.255 shall be transferred and appropriated as follows:
(a) Half of the moneys shall be transferred to the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board established under ORS 541.360 and shall be continuously appropriated to the board for watershed enhancement projects under ORS 541.375 that are designed to restore salmonid habitats and improve the health of streams that support salmonid populations; and
(b) Half of the moneys shall be transferred to the State Parks and Recreation Department Fund established under ORS 390.134 and continuously appropriated for the purposes described in ORS 390.134 (4).
(2) As used in this section, “the cost of administration of the salmon registration plate program” is the sum of all Department of Transportation expenses for the issuance or transfer of salmon registration plates under ORS 805.255 that are above the normal costs of issuing, renewing and transferring registration plates in the normal course of the business of the department. These expenses include, but are not limited to, the costs of collecting the salmon registration plate surcharge and transferring salmon registration plates. [1997 c.672 §7; 2003 c.14 §465]Section: Previous 805.210 805.220 805.230 805.240 805.242 805.250 805.255 805.256 805.260 805.261 805.263 805.264 805.300 805.310 805.320 Next
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