2013 ORS § 659A.139¹
Construction of ORS 659A.103 to 659A.145

(1) ORS 659A.103 (Policy) to 659A.144 (Required accommodations in transient lodging) shall be construed to the extent possible in a manner that is consistent with any similar provisions of the federal Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended by the federal ADA Amendments Act of 2008 and as otherwise amended.

(2) The determination of whether an individual has a disability as provided in ORS 659A.104 (Description of disability for purposes of ORS 659A.103 to 659A.145) (1) shall be construed in favor of broad coverage of individuals under ORS 659A.103 (Policy) to 659A.145 (Discrimination against individual with disability in real property transactions prohibited), to the maximum extent permitted by the terms of ORS 659A.103 (Policy) to 659A.145 (Discrimination against individual with disability in real property transactions prohibited). [Formerly 659.449; 2009 c.508 §13; 2013 c.740 §12]