2015 ORS § 105.836¹
Definitions for ORS 105.836 to 105.842 and 476.725

As used in ORS 105.836 (Definitions for ORS 105.836 to 105.842 and 476.725) to 105.842 (Tampering with carbon monoxide alarm) and 476.725 (Statewide standards for residential carbon monoxide alarms), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) Carbon monoxide alarm means a device that:

(a) Detects carbon monoxide;

(b) Produces a distinctive audible alert when carbon monoxide is detected;

(c) Conforms to State Fire Marshal rules;

(d) Is listed by Underwriters Laboratories or any other nationally recognized testing laboratory or an equivalent organization; and

(e) Operates as a distinct unit or as two or more single station units wired to operate in conjunction with each other.

(2) Carbon monoxide source means:

(a) A heater, fireplace, appliance or cooking source that uses coal, kerosene, petroleum products, wood or other fuels that emit carbon monoxide as a by-product of combustion; or

(b) An attached garage with an opening that communicates directly with a living space.

(3) Multifamily housing means a building in which three or more residential units each have space for eating, living and sleeping and permanent provisions for cooking and sanitation.

(4) One and two family dwelling means a residential building that is regulated under the state building code as a one and two family dwelling. [2009 c.591 §1; 2011 c.42 §17]