ORS 196.405¹
Definitions for ORS 196.405 to 196.515

As used in ORS 196.405 (Definitions for ORS 196.405 to 196.515) to 196.515 (Short title), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) "Council" means the council established in ORS 196.438 (Ocean Policy Advisory Council).

(2) "Exclusive Economic Zone" has the meaning set forth in Proc. 5030 whereby the United States proclaimed jurisdiction over the resources of the ocean within 200 miles of the coastline.

(3) "Panel" means a project review panel established under ORS 196.453 (Project review panels).

(4) "Plan" means the Oregon Ocean Resources Management Plan.

(5) "Territorial sea" means the waters and seabed extending three geographical miles seaward from the coastline in conformance with federal law.

(6) "Territorial Sea Plan" means the plan for Oregon’s territorial sea. [1987 c.576 §6; 1991 c.501 §2; 2003 c.744 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 196—Columbia River Gorge; Ocean Resource Planning; Wetlands; Removal and Fill, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors196.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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.
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