Requires Oregon Health Authority to analyze ground water contaminant data and provide education in areas with ground water contaminant problems. Authorizes authority to make grants and loans for purpose of assisting rental property owners and low-income property owners with installation of treatment systems. Authorizes authority to make grants to local public health authorities and other specified entities for purposes related to ensuring safe ground water. Establishes Safe Ground Water Fund and continuously appropriates moneys in fund to authority for purpose of making grants and loans. Appropriates moneys for deposit in fund. Requires, for each dwelling rented by landlord for which source of drinking water is well, landlord of dwelling to collect and test samples of drinking water from dwelling for arsenic, total coliform bacteria and nitrates. Becomes operative March 1, 2017.
|Date||Bill Type||Click here for Bill Details (PDF)|
|2016-02-11||House Committee Do pass with amendments and be referred to Ways and Means by prior reference. (Printed A-Eng.)||Yea: 5 No: 4 Other: 0||Document|
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|2016-03-03||In committee upon adjournment.|
|2016-02-11||Referred to Ways and Means by prior reference.|
|2016-02-11||Recommendation: Do pass with amendments, be printed A-Engrossed, and be referred to Ways and Means by prior reference.|
|2016-02-11||Work Session held.|
|2016-02-09||Public Hearing held.|
|2016-02-01||Referred to Energy and Environment with subsequent referral to Ways and Means.|
|2016-02-01||First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.|
|2016-01-27||Presession Released to the Public.|