2013 ORS § 169.085¹
Submission of construction or renovation plans to Department of Corrections
  • recommendations by department

All plans of new construction or major renovation of local correctional facilities, lockups and juvenile detention facilities shall be submitted to the Department of Corrections for review and advisory recommendations to assist local governmental agencies to provide a safe and secure facility. The recommendations of the Department of Corrections shall be advisory and not binding upon the local governmental agency with the exception of those standards established in ORS 169.076 (Standards for local correctional facilities) to 169.078 (Standards for temporary hold facilities), 169.740 (Standards for juvenile detention facilities), 419A.059 (Designation of detention and shelter facilities) and 419B.180 (Shelter and detention facilities). The Department of Corrections must notify the respective local governmental agency 45 days after submission of the plans of its recommendations on the proposed construction or major renovation of the local correctional facility. [1973 c.740 §5; 1979 c.487 §4; 1987 c.320 §96; 1993 c.33 §312]