2007 ORS § 215.265¹
Land divisions
  • limiting certain causes of action

In approving a land division under ORS 215.263 (Land divisions in exclusive farm use zones) (10), the governing body of a county or its designee shall require as a condition of approval that the owner of any parcel not containing a dwelling sign and record in the deed records for the county where the parcel is located an irrevocable deed restriction prohibiting the owner and the owner’s successors in interest from pursuing a cause of action or claim of relief alleging an injury from farming or forest practices for which no claim or action is allowed under ORS 30.936 (Immunity from private action based on farming or forest practice on certain lands) or 30.937 (Immunity from private action based on farming or forest practice allowed as preexisting nonconforming use). [1999 c.321 §3; 2001 c.704 §10]

Note: 215.265 (Land divisions) was added to and made a part of 215.203 (Zoning ordinances establishing exclusive farm use zones) to 215.311 (Parking log trucks in exclusive farm use zones) by legislative action but was not added to any other series. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.