ORS 459.051¹
Procedural rules

In accordance with the requirements of ORS chapter 183 and after public hearing, the Environmental Quality Commission shall adopt rules:

(1) To establish a procedure for local government units to request assistance from the Department of Environmental Quality in the establishment of a landfill under ORS 459.047 (Landfill assistance from department), and to give notice of such requests.

(2) To establish a procedure for obtaining public comment on determinations of need for a landfill made by the commission under ORS 459.049 (Mandated landfills in certain counties).

(3) To provide for public hearings in the area affected by a proposed landfill to be established by the department under ORS 459.049 (Mandated landfills in certain counties). [1979 c.773 §5; 1993 c.560 §10]

Chapter 459

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Power of depart­ment to regulate mining activities or recovery of oil and geothermal resources, (1972) Vol 35, p 1100; authority of Environ­mental Quality Commission and Depart­ment of Environ­mental Quality to regulate disposi­tion of food processing byproducts determined to be solid waste, (1979) Vol 39, p 770

Law Review Cita­tions

16 WLR 459 (1979)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 459—Solid Waste Management, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors459.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 459, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­459ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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. Currency Information