2015 ORS 184.893¹
Alternative land use and transportation scenario guidelines

(1) The Department of Transportation and the Department of Land Conservation and Development, after consultation with and in cooperation with metropolitan planning organizations, other state agencies, local governments and stakeholders, shall establish guidelines for developing and evaluating alternative land use and transportation scenarios that may reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The guidelines must, at a minimum:

(a) Establish a process for developing alternative land use and transportation scenarios;

(b) Take into account the full range of actions local governments may take concerning land use and transportation planning;

(c) Allow sufficient flexibility for different local governments to meet the needs of their individual communities;

(d) Provide for coordination between state agencies and local governments;

(e) Encourage local innovation to reduce greenhouse gas emissions; and

(f) Provide examples of alternative land use and transportation scenarios.

(2) The Department of Transportation and the Department of Land Conservation and Development shall actively solicit public review and comment in the development of the guidelines. [2010 c.85 §3]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 184—Administrative Services and Transportation Departments, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors184.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.