2007 ORS 279C.100¹
Definitions for ORS 279C.100 to 279C.125

As used in ORS 279C.100 (Definitions for ORS 279C.100 to 279C.125) to 279C.125 (Architectural, engineering and land surveying services selection process for local government public improvements procured through state agency):

(1) "Architect" means a person who is registered and holds a valid certificate in the practice of architecture in the State of Oregon, as provided under ORS 671.010 (Definitions for ORS 671.010 to 671.220) to 671.220 (Civil penalties), and includes without limitation the terms "architect," "licensed architect" and "registered architect."

(2) "Architectural, engineering and land surveying services" means professional services that are required to be performed by an architect, engineer or land surveyor.

(3) "Engineer" means a person who is registered and holds a valid certificate in the practice of engineering in the State of Oregon, as provided under ORS 672.002 (Definitions for ORS 672.002 to 672.325) to 672.325 (Civil penalties), and includes all terms listed in ORS 672.002 (Definitions for ORS 672.002 to 672.325) (2).

(4) "Land surveyor" means a person who is registered and holds a valid certificate in the practice of land surveying in the State of Oregon, as provided under ORS 672.002 (Definitions for ORS 672.002 to 672.325) to 672.325 (Civil penalties), and includes all terms listed in ORS 672.002 (Definitions for ORS 672.002 to 672.325) (5).

(5) "Personal services" means the services of a person or persons that are designated by a state contracting agency with procurement authority under ORS 279A.050 (Procurement authority) or a local contract review board as personal services. "Personal services" includes architectural, engineering and land surveying services procured under ORS 279C.105 (Contracts for architectural, engineering, land surveying and related services) or 279C.110 (Selection procedure for architects, engineers and land surveyors) and related services procured under ORS 279C.120 (Selection procedure for related services).

(6) "Related services" means personal services, other than architectural, engineering and land surveying services, that are related to the planning, design, engineering or oversight of public improvement projects or components thereof, including but not limited to landscape architectural services, facilities planning services, energy planning services, space planning services, environmental impact studies, hazardous substances or hazardous waste or toxic substances testing services, wetland delineation studies, wetland mitigation studies, Native American studies, historical research services, endangered species studies, rare plant studies, biological services, archaeological services, cost estimating services, appraising services, material testing services, mechanical system balancing services, commissioning services, project management services, construction management services and owner’s representative services or land-use planning services. [2003 c.794 §89; 2005 c.103 §10; 2005 c.445 §12]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 279C—Public Contracting - Public Improvements and Related Contracts, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­279c.­html (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.
 
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.