shall review the final funding recommendations and shall make one of the
following decisions for each application:
Approve application and award grant for the full amount requested;
(b) Approve application and award grant for a
specific proposal component that may be less than the amount requested. In this
instance, the Director may elect to fund a portion or phase of the
(c) Defer the
application for further consideration based upon submission of additional
(d) Deny the
application and funding request.
(2) The Director retains ultimate authority
to determine which projects are funded, and in what amounts. The Director
reserves the right to increase existing awards and to approve additional awards
in order to distribute unspent funds.
Or. Admin. R.
2-2022, adopt filed 02/04/2022, effective
Statutory/Other Authority: HB 2785 (2021), ORS
Statutes/Other Implemented: HB 2785