Agency Info

Notice Type
Comment Period
​​Additional Info
Petition to amend the statewide Safety Inspection rule to include "Required Equipment" as part of a safety inspection Petition Accepting written comments through
February 28, 2017
Safety Required Equipment Petition
Public Notice
Petition to adopt new rule to establish a special boat restriction zone for the Upper Rogue River – Boat Operations in Jackson County
Petition Accepting written comments through
March 31, 2017
Rogue River Petition
Public Notice



Send Written Comments To:
June LeTarte, Rules Coordinator    Oregon State Marine Board   435 Commercial St., NE   Salem, OR 97309
Fax: 503-378-4597
Interested Party Notifications

To receive Oregon State Marine Board Rule Notifications by postal mail, send us your name and mailing address in writing to:  
Oregon State Marine Board Attn: Rules Coordinator, June LeTarte
435 Commercial Street NE, Suite #400
P.O. Box 14145 Salem, OR 97309-5056   


To receive notification by email, send your name and email address to:
Thank you for your interest and involvement in the rulemaking process and helping keep boating safe, clean and fun for everyone.  

Temporary Rules
None currently.




Petition Procedures
Any interested person can request that the Marine Board adopt, amend, or repeal a boating regulation through a petition. To be considered, petitions include the following:
(1) Name and address of petitioner(s)
(2) Names and addresses of other interested parties
(3) The proposed language in full (for new rules) or the existing rule language in full with proposed additions and deletions clearly indicated (for rule amendments).
(4) An explanation of the petition that includes facts or arguments in sufficient detail to show the reasons for and effects of adoption, amendment or repeal of the rule.
(5) If the petition requests the amendment or repeal of an existing rule, the petition must also contain comments on:
(a) Options for achieving the existing rule's substantive goals while reducing the negative economic impact on businesses;
(b) The continued need for the existing rule;
(c) The complexity of the existing rule;
(d) The extent to which the existing rule overlaps, duplicates, or conflicts with other state or federal rules and with local government regulations; and
(e) The degree to which technology, economic conditions, or other factors have changed in the subject area affected by the existing rule, since the agency adopted the rule
Petitions not complying with these requirements may be returned by the director.