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Oregon Business Development Department

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DIVISION 1

PROCEDURAL RULES

Rulemaking

123-001-0050 Definitions

123-001-0100 Notice Rule (Proposed Permanent Rulemaking)

123-001-0200 Model Rules of Procedure

123-001-0300 Waivers of Provisions Provided by Rule in This Chapter

Special Roles of the Economic and Community Development Commission

123-001-0500 Commission Committees

123-001-0520 Finance Committee for the Commission

Contested Case Procedural Rules

123-001-0700 Purpose, Scope and Definitions

123-001-0725 Steps and Reservations of the Department

123-001-0750 Representations by Agency Representative

DIVISION 5

ACCESS TO PUBLIC RECORDS, FEES FOR RECORD SEARCH
AND COPIES OF PUBLIC RECORDS/PUBLICATIONS

123-005-0000 Applicability of Rules and Definitions

123-005-0010 Access to Records

123-005-0020 Requests to Inspect or Obtain Copies of Public Records

123-005-0030 Payment for Inspection and Copies of Public Records

DIVISION 6

PROCEDURES FOR PERSONAL SERVICE CONTRACTS ENTERED INTO WITH THE
ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

123-006-0005 Purpose

123-006-0020 Standard Procedures and Exceptions

123-006-0025 Use of Work Order Contracts

123-006-0030 Electronic Public Notice

123-006-0035 Contract Amendments

123-006-0040 Contracts Must be Authorized Prior to Performance

123-006-0045 Sole Source Procurements, by Rule.

DIVISION 8

QUALITY DEVELOPMENT AND LAND USE COORDINATION

123-008-0005 Purpose and Scope

123-008-0010 Policy

123-008-0015 Definitions

123-008-0020 Compliance with Planning Goals

123-008-0025 Compatibility with Acknowledged Comprehensive Plans and Land Use Regulations

123-008-0030 Dispute Resolution

123-008-0035 Compliance and Compatibility of New or Amended Programs

123-008-0040 Consistency with Local Economic Development Plans

DIVISION 9

OREGON BUSINESS, INNOVATION AND TRADE FUND

123-009-0050 Purpose

123-009-0060 Definitions

123-009-0070 Commission Allocations

123-009-0080 Commission Responsibilities

123-009-0090 Criteria for Allocations

123-009-0100 Director's Review and Approval of Awards Under Allocation Plan

DIVISION 11

OREGON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT REVENUE BONDS

123-011-0020 Purpose

123-011-0021 Commission Powers

123-011-0025 Definitions

123-011-0027 Delegation

123-011-0030 Application

123-011-0035 Determination of Eligibility

123-011-0037 Approval of Bond Closing Resolution

123-011-0040 Extension

123-011-0045 Fees

123-011-0050 Confidential Records

DIVISION 15

INNOVATION INFRASTRUCTURE

123-015-0100 Purpose

123-015-0200 Definitions

123-015-0300 Performance Based Contracts

123-015-0400 Administration

123-015-0500 Reporting

DIVISION 16

BUSINESS RETENTION FUND

123-016-0000 Purpose

123-016-0010 Definitions

123-016-0020 Eligibility

123-016-0030 Awards of Grants and Loans; Match Requirements

123-016-0040 Application and Award Approval

123-016-0050 Contracts for Awards

123-016-0060 Confidential Records

DIVISION 17

OPERATION OF OREGON BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT FUND

123-017-0005 Purpose

123-017-0007 Policy and Set Asides

123-017-0008 Delegation

123-017-0010 Definitions

123-017-0015 Eligibility

123-017-0020 Preference

123-017-0025 Application Procedure

123-017-0030 Loan Conditions

123-017-0035 Loan Agreement

123-017-0037 Appeals, Servicing, Amendments, Assumptions and Modifications

123-017-0055 Fees and Charges

DIVISION 18

CAPITAL ACCESS PROGRAM

123-018-0000 Purpose and Scope

123-018-0010 Definitions

123-018-0020 Authority to Implement Program

123-018-0030 Program Registration Procedure

123-018-0040 Agreement

123-018-0050 Establishing a Loss Reserve Account

123-018-0060 Ownership, Control, Investment of Loss Reserve Account

123-018-0065 Loan Eligibility

123-018-0070 Fees

123-018-0080 Procedure for Enrollment of a Qualified Loan

123-018-0085 State Contributions to Loss Reserve Accounts

123-018-0090 Procedure for Making Claim for Reimbursement of Loss

123-018-0100 Payment of Claims by Department

123-018-0110 Recoveries on Loans Subsequent to Payment of Claim

123-018-0120 Available Collateral, Guarantees and Other Security not Realized

123-018-0130 Subrogation

123-018-0140 Reporting

123-018-0150 Withdrawal of Excess Deposits in Loss Reserve Accounts

123-018-0160 Termination of and Withdrawal from Program

123-018-0170 Disposition of Funds Withdrawals from Loss Reserve Accounts

123-018-0180 Inspection of Files

123-018-0190 Reports of Regulatory Agencies

123-018-0200 Administrative Costs of Program

DIVISION 19

OPERATION OF OREGON ENTREPRENEURIAL DEVELOPMENT LOAN FUND

123-019-0000 Purpose

123-019-0010 Definitions

123-019-0020 Eligibility

123-019-0030 Application Procedure

123-019-0040 Loan Conditions

123-019-0050 Loan Agreement

123-019-0060 Appeals, Monitoring, Amendments and Modifications

123-019-0070 Confidential Records

123-019-0080 Restrictions

123-019-0090 Payment of Monies for Project

123-019-0100 Certification of Entities for Business Plan Review

DIVISION 20

FORMATION OF PORTS

123-020-0100 Purpose and Scope

123-020-0105 Definitions

123-020-0110 Application

123-020-0115 Criteria

123-020-0120 Need for Port Services

123-020-0125 Viability of Formation

123-020-0130 Orderly Development of Port and State Port System

123-020-0140 Review and Commission Approval or Denial

DIVISION 21

OPERATION OF OREGON CREDIT ENHANCEMENT FUND

123-021-0000 Purpose

123-021-0010 Definitions

123-021-0015 Qualified Business

123-021-0020 Eligibility

123-021-0040 Application Contents

123-021-0050 Application Procedure

123-021-0060 Application Approval or Rejection

123-021-0070 Appeal to the Commission

123-021-0080 Loan and Insurance Terms and Conditions

123-021-0090 Loan Insurance Programs

123-021-0100 Loan Insurance Agreement

123-021-0110 Insurance Premiums

123-021-0120 Administrative Costs of the Program

123-021-0130 Delegation

123-021-0140 Confidential Records

DIVISION 22

SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTERS

123-022-0060 Purpose

123-022-0070 Definitions

123-022-0080 Eligibility Criteria

123-022-0090 Application and Award Procedures

123-022-0100 Standards and Criteria

123-022-0110 Project Administration

DIVISION 23

STRATEGIC INVESTMENT PROGRAM

 

DIVISION 24

DISTRESSED AREAS

123-024-0001 Scope and Purpose

123-024-0011 Definitions

123-024-0021 Distressed Area List

123-024-0031 Methodology for Determining Distressed Areas

123-024-0046 Temporary Methodology for Determining Distressed Areas

DIVISION 25

PORT PLANNING AND MARKETING FUND

123-025-0005 Purpose

123-025-0010 Definitions

123-025-0012 Annual Funding of Program

123-025-0015 Project Eligibility and Criteria

123-025-0016 Strategic Business Plan Requirements

123-025-0017 Application Submittal, Review and Approval

123-025-0021 Project Funding Priorities

123-025-0023 Grant Awards and Match

123-025-0025 Project Administration

123-025-0030 Remedies

DIVISION 27

MARINE NAVIGATION IMPROVEMENT FUND

123-027-0035 Purpose

123-027-0040 Definitions

Federally Authorized Projects

123-027-0050 Project Eligibility, Priority and Funding

123-027-0056 Federally Authorized Project Application Requirements

123-027-0060 Federally Authorized Project Application Review and Approval

123-027-0070 Federally Authorized Project Award and Funding

Non-Federal Projects

123-027-0106 Non-Federal Project Eligibility

123-027-0156 Non-Federal Project Application Requirements

123-027-0161 Non-Federal Project Application Review and Approval

123-027-0166 Non-Federal Project Award and Funding

Federal and Non-Federal Projects

123-027-0211 Federal and Non-Federal Project Appeals and Exceptions

DIVISION 30

PORT REVOLVING FUND

123-030-0000 Purpose

123-030-0004 Definitions

123-030-0010 Need for the Port Revolving Fund Project

123-030-0020 Application Requirements

123-030-0030 Application Review and Approval

123-030-0040 Loan Contract Terms and Conditions

123-030-0050 Sanctions, Exceptions and Appeals

DIVISION 42

SPECIAL PUBLIC WORKS FUND PROGRAM

123-042-0010 Purpose and Objectives

123-042-0020 Definitions

123-042-0026 Loan and Grant Information

123-042-0036 Project Priorities, and Funding

123-042-0038 Criteria for Special Project Funding

123-042-0045 Planning Project Eligibility, Criteria and Funding

123-042-0055 Emergency Project Eligibility, Criteria and Funding

123-042-0065 Allowable Project Costs

123-042-0076 Ineligible Projects and Project Costs

123-042-0122 Application Requirements

123-042-0132 Application Review and Approval

123-042-0155 Contracts and Disbursements of Funds

123-042-0165 Municipality Responsibilities

123-042-0175 Eligibility Criteria for State Revenue Bond Loans

123-042-0180 Sanctions

123-042-0190 Appeals and Exceptions

DIVISION 43

WATER/WASTEWATER FINANCING PROGRAM

123-043-0000 Purpose and Objectives

123-043-0010 Definitions

123-043-0015 Eligible Project Costs and Activities

123-043-0025 Ineligible Project Activities

123-043-0035 Criteria and Limitations for Funding -- Non-Technical Assistance Projects

123-043-0041 Criteria and Limitations for Funding -- Technical Assistance Projects

123-043-0055 Loan and Grant Information

123-043-0065 Application Requirements

123-043-0075 Application Review and Approval

123-043-0085 Contract Administration and Disbursement of Funds

123-043-0095 Recipient Responsibilities

123-043-0102 Eligibility Criteria for State Revenue Bond Loans

123-043-0105 Remedies

123-043-0115 Appeals and Exceptions

DIVISION 49

SAFE DRINKING WATER REVOLVING LOAN FUND

123-049-0005 Purpose, Scope and Incorporated Documents

123-049-0010 Definitions

123-049-0020 Eligible Applicants and Activities

123-049-0030 Program Information

123-049-0040 Program Rights and Remedies

123-049-0050 Private Ownership and Regulation of Subsidies for Public Benefit

123-049-0060 Drinking Water Protection Loan Fund

DIVISION 51

OREGON SEISMIC REHABILITATION GRANTS PROGRAM

123-051-0100 Purpose

123-051-0200 Definitions

123-051-0300 Eligible Applicants

123-051-0400 Program Information

123-051-0500 Program Sanctions

123-051-0600 Project Eligible Activities

123-051-0700 Project Ineligible Activities

123-051-0800 Application Submittal, Review and Approval

123-051-0900 Project Administration

123-051-1000 Grant Awards and Match

123-051-1100 Grant Agreement Conditions

123-051-1200 Waivers, Exceptions and Appeals

DIVISION 52

BEGINNING AND EXPANDING FARMER LOAN PROGRAM (“AGGIE BONDS”)

123-052-0010 Purpose

123-052-0020 Definitions

123-052-0030 Application

123-052-0040 Requirements for Beginning Farmers

123-052-0050 Requirements for Property Financed through the Program

123-052-0060 Requirements for Lenders

123-052-0070 Additional Requirements for Aggie Bonds

123-052-0080 Procedure after Preliminary Eligibility Determination

123-052-0090 Simplified Aggie Bond Option

123-052-0100 Bond Counsel Opinion

123-052-0110 Fees and Costs

123-052-0120 Security for Aggie Bonds

123-052-0130 Waiver

123-052-0140 Authority to Manage the Program

123-052-0150 Confidential Records

DIVISION 56

LOCAL ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY FUND

123-056-0010 Purpose

123-056-0020 Definitions

123-056-0030 Strategic Plans

123-056-0035 Distribution of Funds

123-056-0040 Waiver of Non-Statutory Requirements

DIVISION 57

REGIONALLY BASED FUNDS

Multiregion Projects

123-057-0510 Allocation

123-057-0530 Use and Criteria of Strategic Regional Investment Opportunity Project Moneys

Biennial Report to the Governor and the Legislature

123-057-0710 General Guidance

123-057-0910 Waiver of Nonstatutory Requirements

DIVISION 61

REGIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE FUND

123-061-0010 Purpose

123-061-0020 Definitions

123-061-0030 Projects

123-061-0035 Contracts

123-061-0040 Waiver of Non-Statutory Requirements

DIVISION 70

FIRST SOURCE HIRING AGREEMENTS

General

123-070-1000 Purpose and Scope

123-070-1100 Definitions

123-070-1150 Affected Businesses

123-070-1300 Administration for Lottery-Funded Projects

Effect of First Source Agreement for Businesses

123-070-1500 Waivers and Geographic Coverage of First Source Agreements

123-070-1600 Duration of First Source Agreements

123-070-1800 Local/Case-Specific Modifications to the First Source Agreement

123-070-1900 Data Collection

DIVISION 80

OREGON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (OCDBG) PROGRAM

123-080-0000 Purpose

123-080-0010 Definitions

123-080-0020 Eligible Applicants and Activities

123-080-0030 Program Information

123-080-0040 Program Remedies

DIVISION 87

PRIVATE SECTOR CONTRIBUTIONS AND INVOLVEMENT

123-087-0000 Purpose

123-087-0010 Definitions

123-087-0020 Solicitation and Use of Private Support

123-087-0030 Avoiding Conflicts of Interest

DIVISION 90

STRATEGIC RESERVE FUND

123-090-0000 Purpose

123-090-0010 Definitions

123-090-0020 Funding Eligibility

123-090-0030 Ineligible Expenditures

123-090-0040 Director's Review

123-090-0050 First-Source Hiring

123-090-0060 Waivers

DIVISION 91

OREGON BUSINESS RETENTION AND EXPANSION PROGRAM

123-091-0001 Purpose

123-091-0010 Definitions

123-091-0015 Criteria for OBEP Fund Loan

123-091-0020 Approval and Amount of OBEP Fund Loan

123-091-0025 Loan Agreement

123-091-0030 Waivers

DIVISION 95

INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

123-095-0000 Purpose and Objectives

123-095-0010 Definitions

123-095-0030 Eligible and Non-Eligible Activities

123-095-0035 Award Requirements

123-095-0040 Administration of Awards

DIVISION 97

INDUSTRIAL SITE READINESS

123-097-0100 Purpose

123-097-0200 Definitions

123-097-0500 Regionally Significant Industrial Site Certification

123-097-1000 Project Sponsor Application

123-097-1500 Application Process

123-097-2000 Eligible Project Costs

123-097-2200 Sponsor Responsibilities

123-097-2500 Eligible Employer Contracts

123-097-2600 Eligible Employee Criterion & Annual Reporting

123-097-3000 Tax Reimbursement Arrangements

123-097-3500 Loan Awards for Site Preparation

123-097-3600 Contract & Disbursement of Loan Award Funds

123-097-3700 Forgiving Portion of Loans

123-097-4000 Generating Incremental Revenue & Reimbursements

123-097-4500 Sponsor’s Invoicing of Costs

123-097-4800 Program Funds

DIVISION 98

INDUSTRIAL SITE READINESS ASSESSMENT PROGRAM

123-098-0010 Purpose

123-098-0020 Definitions

123-098-0030 Eligible Economic Development Districts

123-098-0040 Site Assessment and Development Plan Grants

123-098-0050 Regional Inventory/Assessment, and Regional Planning Grants

123-098-0060 Uncommitted Annual Program Allocation

123-098-0070 Reporting

DIVISION 135

BROWNFIELDS REDEVELOPMENT LOAN FUND

123-135-0000 Purpose

123-135-0010 Policy

123-135-0020 Definitions

123-135-0030 Applicant Eligibility

123-135-0040 Project Eligibility

123-135-0050 Application Requirements

123-135-0065 Application Considerations and Processing

123-135-0080 Loan Agreement Conditions

123-135-0087 Grant Contract Conditions

123-135-0090 Remedies

123-135-0100 Subsidies and Waivers

123-135-0110 Consultation With Department of Environmental Quality

DIVISION 140

OREGON COALITION BROWNFIELDS CLEANUP FUND

123-140-0010 Purpose, Scope, and Incorporated Documents

123-140-0020 Definitions

123-140-0030 Eligible Applicants and Activities

123-140-0040 Program Information

123-140-0050 Program Rights and Remedies

DIVISION 165

RECOVERY ZONE BONDS

123-165-0010 Purpose and Objectives

123-165-0020 Definitions

123-165-0030 Use of Original Allocation and Reallocation

123-165-0040 Criteria for Reallocation Award of Recovery Zone Economic Development Bonds Cap

123-165-0045 Criteria for Reallocation Award of Recovery Zone Facility Bonds Cap

123-165-0050 Rule Waiver

DIVISION 200

CERTIFICATION PROCEDURES

123-200-1000   Purpose

123-200-1100   Definitions

Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification

123-200-1200   Eligibility Standards Minority and Women Business Enterprise Certification

123-200-1300   Application and Procedure

123-200-1400   Certification Review

123-200-1500   Denial and Decertification of Firms

Emerging Small Business (ESB) Certification Procedures

123-200-1600   Eligibility Standards

123-200-1700   Application Form and Procedure

123-200-1800   Certification Review

123-200-1900   Denial and Decertification of Firms

123-200-2000   Complaints of Ineligibility for All Programs

123-200-2100   Directory

DIVISION 450

OREGON ARTS PROGRAM GRANTS

123-450-0000 Definitions

123-450-0010 Grants

DIVISION 475

1% FOR ART IN PUBLIC BUILDINGS

123-475-0000 Purpose

123-475-0005 Definitions

123-475-0010 Overview of Program

123-475-0012 Public Art Advisory Committee

123-475-0013 Prequalified Artist Roster

123-475-0015 Selection Committee

123-475-0025 Selection Committee Procedure

123-475-0030 Criteria for Selecting Works of Art

123-475-0035 Inclusions

123-475-0040 Exclusions

123-475-0050 Responsibilities

123-475-0055 Scope and Nature of Expenditures

123-475-0060 General Principles and Procedures

123-475-0065 Documentation and Evaluation

123-475-0074 Relocation and Deaccession

123-475-0080 Criteria for Relocation or Deaccession

123-475-0085 Procedure for Relocation or Deaccession

 

DIVISION 500

CULTURAL PARTICIPATION GRANTS

123-500-0000 Purpose

123-500-0005 Definitions

Cultural Development Grant Program

123-500-0010 Purpose

123-500-0015 Applications and Eligibility

123-500-0035 Evaluation Criteria

123-500-0045 Use of Grant Funds

123-500-0055 Grant Award Process; Administration of Grants

123-500-0070 Deadline

123-500-0075 Grant Contract; Final Reports

Community Cultural Participation Grants

123-500-0080 Purpose

123-500-0090 Eligibility

123-500-0100 Structure of Cultural Coalition

123-500-0110 Fiscal Oversight

123-500-0120 Standards for Cultural Plans

123-500-0130 Cultural Participation Grant Allocation Process

Cultural Partner Grants

123-500-0150 Purpose

123-500-0160 Distribution of Funds

123-500-0170 Limitations

123-500-0175 Allowable Uses of Funds by Core Partner Agencies.

DIVISION 600

BUSINESS ENERGY TAX CREDITS FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCE
EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURING BETC (Manufacturing BETC)

123-600-0100 Purpose and Scope

123-600-0105 Definitions

123-600-0110 Process Overview

123-600-0120 Preliminary Certification

123-600-0130 Final Certification

123-600-0135 Pass-through Transfer of the Tax Credit

123-600-0140 Budget Limits and Payments

123-600-0150 Prioritization System for Manufacturing BETC Facilities

123-600-0250 Research, Development, or Demonstration Facility (RDD)

DIVISION 623

STRATEGIC INVESTMENT PROGRAM

General for SIP Projects

123-623-1000 Purpose

123-623-1100 Definitions

123-623-1250 Eligibility Criteria of the Commission

123-623-1300 Local Hiring

123-623-1400 Making Application

123-623-1500 Contents of Application, Generally

123-623-1525 Application within a Strategic Investment Zone

123-623-1550 Application outside a Strategic Investment Zone

123-623-1600 Consideration and Approval

123-623-1700 Establishment of Exempt Property

123-623-1800 State Application and Approval Fees

123-623-1900 Community Service Fee

123-623-1950 Local Distribution of Community Service Fee

123-623-2000 Confidential Records

Strategic Investment Zones (SIZs)

123-623-3000 Physical, Temporal and Jurisdictional Existence

123-623-3100 Local Request for Designation

123-623-3200 Department’s Receipt of Forwarded Request

123-623-3300 Designation by the Commission

123-623-3400 Operational Changes to Existing Designations

Annual Reporting by All Benefiting Projects

123-623-4000 Submissions to Department

123-623-4100 Reporting Elements

DIVISON 630

OREGON LOW INCOME COMMUNITY JOBS INITIATIVE

123-630-0000 Purpose

123-630-0010 Definitions

123-630-0020 Credit Allowance

123-630-0030 Eligibility

123-630-0040 Ineligible Activities

123-630-0050 Application and Fees

123-630-0060 Preference

123-630-0070 Reporting Requirements

123-630-0080 Certification

123-630-0090 Limitations for Certification

123-630-0100 Recapture of Tax Credit

123-630-0110 Confidential Records

DIVISION 635

OREGON INVESTMENT ADVANTAGE

123-635-0000 Purpose and Scope

123-635-0100 Definitions

123-635-0150 Qualified Locations

123-635-0175 Unique Operations

123-635-0200 Preliminary Certification Application

123-635-0250 Determination of Preliminary Certification

123-635-0270 Local Objection and Relevant Requirements

123-635-0300 Annual Certification

123-635-0350 Issues of Initial and Subsequent Annual Certifications

123-635-0400 Application Fees, Waivers

DIVISION 650

ENTERPRISE ZONE CREATION AND AMENDMENT

123-650-0001 Purpose and Scope

123-650-0075 Maximum Number of Enterprise Zones

123-650-0100 Definitions

123-650-0500 Local Government Sponsorship or Consent

123-650-0700 Rural and Urban Designations

Dimensions and Boundaries

123-650-1000 Size and Distances

123-650-1100 Extended Rural Distances

123-650-1500 Mapping and Defining Zone Boundary

Local Applications and Designation

123-650-2000 Application Receipt and Review

123-650-2100 Mandatory Economic Need and Land

123-650-2200 Acceptance and Effect of Application

123-650-2300 Required Elements of Application

123-650-2400 Local Resolutions for Designation

123-650-2500 Director’s Determination

123-650-2600 Orders of Designation

Competitive Criteria for Designation

123-650-3000 Scoring System

123-650-3100 Economic Hardship and Betterment

123-650-3200 Successful and Sound Development

123-650-3300 Immediate Investment Prospects

123-650-3400 Miscellaneous

Local Taxing Districts

123-650-5000 Notice with Regular Zone Application

123-650-5100 Public Meeting for Regular Applications

123-650-5200 Consultations Generally with Taxing Districts

123-650-5500 Notice for Boundary Change, Federal Enterprise Zone or RRED Zone

Changes to Enterprise Zone Boundaries

123-650-7000 Request by Zone Sponsor

123-650-7100 Limitations on Boundary Changes

123-650-7200 Public Involvement

123-650-7300 Economic Conditions

123-650-7400 Special Cases for Boundary Changes

Termination of Enterprise Zones

123-650-9100 Events and Timing

123-650-9300 Early Termination of Unused Zone

DIVISION 656

TRIBALLY AND FEDERALLY BASED ZONE DESIGNATIONS

123-656-0001 Purpose and Scope

123-656-0100 Definitions

Tribal Zones

123-656-1000 Applicability of Regular Parameters

123-656-1200 Reservation Enterprise Zone Designations

123-656-1400 Reservation Partnership Zone Co-sponsorships

123-656-1600 Tribal Credit against State Income Taxes

Federal Enterprise Zones

123-656-2000 Designation Based on Federal Zone

123-656-2100 Boundary Changes

123-656-2300 Terminations

DIVISION 662

ELECTRONIC COMMERCE ENTERPRISE ZONES

123-662-0001 Purpose and Scope

123-662-0100 Definition of Electronic Commerce

123-662-1000 Electronic Commerce Status and Application

123-662-1200 Designated Areas

123-662-2000 Enterprise Zone Business Eligibility

123-662-2500 State Income Tax Credit for E-commerce

DIVISION 668

LOCAL ENTERPRISE ZONE SPONSORSHIP

123-668-0001 Purpose and Scope

123-668-0100 Sponsor of a Zone

Duties and Options

123-668-1000 Local Zone Manager

123-668-1100 Reporting by Enterprise Zone Sponsor

123-668-1300 Enhanced Public Services and Other Local Incentives

123-668-1400 Locally Available, Public Real Estate

123-668-1600 Funds Derived through Enterprise Zone

123-668-1700 Authorization Filing Fee

Additional and Reasonable Requirements on Business Firms

123-668-2000 Applicable Situations

123-668-2100 Basic Parameters

123-668-2200 Additional to Statutory Provisions

123-668-2300 Reasonableness

123-668-2400 Zone Sponsor Policies and Approval of Agreements

123-668-2500 Additional Conditions in an Urban Zone

DIVISION 674

STANDARD EXEMPTION ON TAXABLE ENTERPRISE ZONE PROPERTY

123-674-0001 Purpose, Scope and General Process for Businesses Seeking Exemption

123-674-0100 Definitions

123-674-0200 “Employment” Terminology

Extended Tax Abatement

123-674-0500 General Points

123-674-0600 Compensation Standard

123-674-0700 Written Agreement between Sponsor and Eligible Business Firm

Business Eligibility

123-674-1000 Special Business Distinctions

123-674-1100 Basic Eligibility of Firms and Operations

123-674-1200 Ineligible Activities

123-674-1300 Eligible Business Firm with Ineligible Activities

123-674-1400 Gross Receipts Test

123-674-1500 Local Option for Hotels, Motels and Destination Resorts

123-674-1600 Call Centers

123-674-1700 Headquarter Facilities

Authorization Application and Approval

123-674-2000 Timely Submission

123-674-2100 Allowably Late Applications

123-674-2300 Initial Processing by Local Zone Manager

123-674-2500 Final Processing

Coverage and Effect of Authorization

123-674-3000 Being an Authorized Business Firm

123-674-3100 Limitations on Exemption Relative to Authorization

123-674-3200 Amending the Application/Authorization

123-674-3500 Additional, Concurrent Authorizations

123-674-3700 Renewal of Active Status and Inactive Authorization

Employment of Firms

123-674-4000 Computation of Average Employment

123-674-4100 Employment Requirement to Qualify Initially

123-674-4200 Diminishing Employment Well beyond the Zone

123-674-4300 Local Waiver of Employment Increase inside Zone

123-674-4600 Maintaining Sufficient Employment

123-674-4800 Sale or Leasing of Property while Exempt

Qualified Property

123-674-5000 Critical Property Terms

123-674-5100 Eligible Utilization

123-674-5200 Mechanical, Personal and Unqualified Property

123-674-5300 Buildings, Structures and Other Real Property

123-674-5400 Property Already Entered on Rolls

123-674-5500 Obligations for All Leases, Lessors and Lessees

Filing and Compliance

123-674-6000 Exemption Prior to Property Being ‘In Service’

123-674-6100 Mandatory First-year Claim with Property Schedule

123-674-6200 Filing Latter-year Claims

123-674-6300 Disqualification of Particular Property

123-674-6400 General Firm Disqualification

Payback in Lieu of Disqualification

123-674-6600 Applicability of Payback Provisions

123-674-6610 Payment of Tax Savings

123-674-6620 Distribution of Payment among Cosponsors

123-674-6630 Utilization of Payments

123-674-6880 Deferral during Recession

General Lawfulness

123-674-7200 Special Terminology

123-674-7210 Declarations and Responsibilities

123-674-7220 Effect of Event of Noncompliance

123-674-7230 Materiality

123-674-7240 Cure

123-674-7250 Interpretation

First Source Hiring Agreements

123-674-7700 First-Source Coverage

123-674-7710 First-Source Procedures

123-674-7720 Handling Exemption Claims

123-674-7730 Allowing Late Execution of First-Source Agreement

With Beginning or End of Zone

123-674-8000 Designation/Amendment of an Enterprise Zone

123-674-8100 Authorization and Zone Termination

123-674-8200 Grandfathering in a Terminated Zone

123-674-8300 Timely Completion of Construction

DIVISION 680

RURAL RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVELOPMENT ZONES

123-680-0001 Purpose and Scope

123-680-1000 Basic Points about RREDZs

123-680-1200 Designation of a RRED Zone

123-680-1400 Limitation of Exempt Real Market Value

123-680-1600 Further Distinctions from an Enterprise Zone Exemption

DIVISION 690

LONG-TERM RURAL ENTERPRISE ZONE INCENTIVES

123-690-0001 Purpose and Scope

123-690-0100 Terminology

123-690-0500 Eligible Rural Enterprise Zones

Local Approval of Facility Exemption

123-690-2000 Written Agreement

123-690-2100 Resolutions

123-690-2300 Applying for Certification

123-690-2400 Certification

Mandatory Facility Criteria

123-690-4000 Minimum Size of Investment

123-690-4200 Minimum Hiring

123-690-4400 Minimum Distance from I–5

123-690-4600 Minimum Average Annual Compensation

Ongoing Compliance

123-690-5000 Maintaining Employment and Compensation

123-690-5200 Post-Certification Verification

Contingencies with Property Tax Exemption

123-690-6000 Other Enterprise Zone or Construction Exemptions

123-690-6200 Subsequent Facility Investments

Corporate Payroll Tax Credit

123-690-8000 Request for State Tax Credit

123-690-8100 Excise/income Tax Credit

123-690-8500 Revenue Distribution to Local Zone Sponsor


Notes
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