2013 ORS § 215.273¹
Applicability to thermal energy power plant siting determinations

Nothing in ORS 215.130 (Application of ordinances and comprehensive plan), 215.203 (Zoning ordinances establishing exclusive farm use zones), 215.213 (Uses permitted in exclusive farm use zones in counties that adopted marginal lands system prior to 1993), 215.243 (Agricultural land use policy), 215.253 (Restrictive local ordinances affecting farm use zones prohibited), 215.263 (Land divisions in exclusive farm use zones), 215.273 (Applicability to thermal energy power plant siting determinations), 215.283 (Uses permitted in exclusive farm use zones in nonmarginal lands counties), 215.284 (Dwelling not in conjunction with farm use), 308A.050 (Legislative intent) to 308A.128 (Certain district assessments inapplicable to exclusive farm use zone farmland) and 316.844 (Special computation of gain or loss where farm use value used) is intended to affect the authority of the Energy Facility Siting Council in determining suitable sites for the issuance of site certificates for thermal power plants, as authorized under ORS 469.300 (Definitions) to 469.563 (Court orders for enforcement), 469.590 (Definitions for ORS 469.590 to 469.595) to 469.619 (State Department of Energy to make federal regulations available) and 469.930 (Northwest Interstate Compact on Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management). [1973 c.503 §16; 1983 c.740 §56; 1983 c.826 §19; 1995 c.79 §76; 1997 c.99 §20; 1999 c.314 §56; 2001 c.672 §18]