2013 ORS § 549.645¹
Waiver of states immunity to suit or action

Except upon contracts providing for arbitration under the provisions of ORS 36.600 (Definitions) to 36.740 (Relationship to electronic signatures in Global and National Commerce Act), a suit or action may be maintained against the State of Oregon through and in the name of the Water Resources Commission for an injury to the rights of the plaintiff arising from some act or omission attributable to the Water Resources Commission acting as authorized by ORS 549.605 (Definitions for ORS 549.605 to 549.645) to 549.645 (Waiver of states immunity to suit or action). [1957 c.466 §9; 2003 c.598 §46]