2011 ORS § 446.250¹
Duties of director
  • agreements with local governments
  • conditions

The Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services shall cause inspections to be made, approve plans and specifications, provide technical services and issue permits for alteration of manufactured dwellings and installation of manufactured dwellings and manufactured structure accessory buildings and structures on a lot. The director shall appoint or contract with municipalities that request such appointment or contract for inspection and issuance of permits for alteration of manufactured dwellings and installation of manufactured dwellings and manufactured structure accessory buildings and structures and alterations of installations of plumbing, heating, illuminating, cooking or electrical equipment, provided the municipality employs as local inspectors qualified persons who have been certified by the director for inspection and issuance of permits for alteration of manufactured dwellings and installation of manufactured dwellings and manufactured structure accessory buildings and structures, pursuant to ORS 446.003 (Definitions for ORS 446.003 to 446.200 and 446.225 to 446.285 and ORS chapters 195, 196, 197, 215 and 227), 446.111 (Regulation of structures in parks), 446.155 (Sanitation and safety requirements), 446.160 (Inspection), 446.176 (Fees), 446.225 (Administration and enforcement of federal manufactured housing safety and construction standards) to 446.285 (Advisory board training and education programs) and 446.990 (Penalties). However, the certification standards under this section shall relate to the inspections to be performed and shall not be more stringent for municipal inspectors than those applying to state inspectors. [1975 c.546 §5; 1983 c.250 §2; 1989 c.648 §25; 1989 c.1017 §4; 1991 c.409 §5; 1995 c.251 §5; 1997 c.205 §3]