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OREGON BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

 

DIVISION 61

REGIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE FUND

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Purpose

As provided in ORS 285B.551,§ 2-4, ch.786 OL 2013, the Oregon Business Development Department shall administer the Regional Infrastructure Fund to provide grants and/or loans for infrastructure projects including long range planning, research and design.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 285A.075, ORS 285B.55, § 2-4, ch.786 OL 2013
Stats. Implemented: ORS 285B.551, § 2-4, ch.786 OL 2013
Hist.: OBDD 7-2014, f. 4-30-14, cert. ef. 5-1-14

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Definitions

(1) “Department” means the Oregon Business Development Department.

(2) “Fund” means the Regional Infrastructure Fund.

(3) "Grant" means an award to a municipality of monies that can be used for eligible project costs. Grant funds are not required to be repaid when contract conditions are met.

(4) “Local government” means a city, county, authority or entity organized under state statute or city or county charter, and includes any council of governments.

(5) “Region” means an economic development district in Oregon, created by the Economic Development Administration of the United States Department of Commerce, for which a regional solutions center has been established.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 285A.075, ORS 285B.551, § 2-4, ch.786 OL 2013
Stats. Implemented: ORS 285B.551, § 2-4, ch.786 OL 2013
Hist.: OBDD 7-2014, f. 4-30-14, cert. ef. 5-1-14

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Projects

For the 2013–2015 biennium, projects shall be those approved within the legislatively adopted budget report that accompanies 2014 Legislative session House Bill 5201, or projects subsequently and additionally approved by action of the legislative Emergency Board.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 285B.551, 2014 Legislative Session HB 5201
Stats. Implemented: ORS 285B.551, 2014 Legislative Session HB 5201
Hist.: OBDD 7-2014, f. 4-30-14, cert. ef. 5-1-14

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Contracts

(1) The Department shall determine grants and/or loans awarded from the Fund.

(2) Upon approval of an award from the Fund, the department will enter into a binding contact with the local government.

(3) Disbursal of funds will not exceed one disbursal per month.

(4) The contract for a grant and/or loan shall be in a form provided by the department and shall include but be not limited to:

(a) A provision that disbursements from the fund will be according to the terms of the contract;

(b) The eligible use of funds;

(c) The performance standards expected of the local government;

(d) The repayment obligation of the local government for failure to perform the specified project activity.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 285A.075, ORS 285B.551, § 2-4, ch.786 OL 2013
Stats. Implemented: ORS 285B.551, § 2-4, ch.786 OL 2013
Hist.: OBDD 7-2014, f. 4-30-14, cert. ef. 5-1-14

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Waiver of Non-Statutory Requirements

The Director or the Director’s designee may waive non-statutory requirements of this division of administrative rules, if demonstrated that such a waiver serves to further the goals and objectives of ORS 285B.551, § 2-4, ch. 786 OL 2013 and House Bill 5201 from the 2014 Legislative session.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 285A.075, ORS 285B.551, § 2-4, ch.786 OL 2013
Stats. Implemented: ORS 285B.551, § 2-4, ch.786 OL 2013
Hist.: OBDD 7-2014, f. 4-30-14, cert. ef. 5-1-14

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