Certified Ballot Title
November 5, 1996 General Election
RESULT OF "YES" VOTE: Vote "yes" to prohibit livestock in or along certain polluted waters in state, with exceptions.
RESULT OF "NO" VOTE: Vote "no" to reject law prohibiting livestock in or along certain polluted waters in state.
SUMMARY: Measure would prohibit livestock in certain waters in Oregon, and on adjacent land, if waters do not meet state water quality standards and the livestock would contribute to poor water quality. State Department of Agriculture may allow exemptions if certain criteria are met. Any person may sue to enforce law. Measure applies to state, federal, and private waters and land. Persons required to comply may receive tax credit and state funding. Measure's operative dates are delayed, depending on land ownership and type of habitat affected.