2011 ORS § 35.550¹
Definitions for ORS 35.550 to 35.575

As used in ORS 35.550 (Definitions for ORS 35.550 to 35.575) to 35.575 (Precondemnation compensation not required):

(1) Property means real property, water, watercourses, and water and riparian rights, or any right or interest therein.

(2) Board means:

(a) The state board of commissioners, trustees, or other state board, having direction of the state department or institution for which the property is desired; or

(b) The Department of State Lands, if there is no other state board for the department or institution for which the property is sought to be acquired. [Formerly 281.210 [bad link]]