2017 ORS 186.510¹
Oregon-Washington Columbia River Boundary Compact adopted

The Legislative Assembly of the State of Oregon hereby ratifies the Oregon-Washington Columbia River Boundary Compact set forth in ORS 186.520 (Compact provisions), and the provisions of such compact hereby are declared to be the law of this state upon such compact becoming operative as provided in Article III of the compact. [1957 c.94 §1]

Notes of Decisions

Use of mid-channel of Columbia River as boundary for salmon fishing purposes is proper. U.S. v. Crookshanks, 441 F Supp 268 (1978)

Where Oregon Admission Act granted Oregon and Washington concurrent jurisdic­tion for of­fenses occurring on bridges that span Columbia River, state did not have to prove venue on con­vic­­tion of defendant for driving under influence of intoxicants when stopped on bridge spanning Columbia River. State v. Nearing, 99 Or App 724, 784 P2d 121 (1989), Sup Ct review denied

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 186—State Emblems; State Boundary, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors186.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 186, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano186.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.