2007 ORS 466.765¹
Duty of owner or permittee of underground storage tank

In addition to any other duty imposed by law and pursuant to rules adopted under ORS 466.706 (Definitions for ORS 466.706 to 466.882 and 466.994) to 466.882 (Rules) and 466.994 (Civil penalties for violations of underground storage tank regulations), the owner or the permittee of an underground storage tank shall:

(1) Prevent releases;

(2) Install, operate and maintain underground storage tanks and leak detection devices and develop and maintain records in connection therewith in accordance with standards adopted and permits issued under ORS 466.706 (Definitions for ORS 466.706 to 466.882 and 466.994) to 466.882 (Rules) and 466.994 (Civil penalties for violations of underground storage tank regulations);

(3) Furnish information to the Department of Environmental Quality relating to underground storage tanks, including information about tank equipment and regulated substances stored in the tanks;

(4) Promptly report releases;

(5) Conduct monitoring and testing as required by rules adopted under ORS 466.746 (Commission rules) and permits issued under ORS 466.760 (When permit required);

(6) Permit department employees or a duly authorized and identified representative of the department at all reasonable times to have access to and to copy all records relating to underground storage tanks;

(7) Pay all costs of investigating, preventing, reporting and stopping a release;

(8) Decommission tanks, as required by rules adopted under ORS 466.746 (Commission rules) and permits issued under ORS 466.760 (When permit required);

(9) Pay all fees;

(10) Conduct any corrective action required under ORS 466.810 (Investigation on noncompliance); and

(11) Perform any other requirement adopted under ORS 465.200 (Definitions for ORS 465.200 to 465.545), 466.706 (Definitions for ORS 466.706 to 466.882 and 466.994) to 466.882 (Rules), 466.994 (Civil penalties for violations of underground storage tank regulations) and 478.308 (Contracting with others for regional oil and hazardous material emergency response team). [1987 c.539 §20 (enacted in lieu of 468.905)]

Law Review Cita­tions

28 WLR 377 (1992)

Chapter 466

Law Review Cita­tions

29 WLR 297 (1993)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 466—Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Materials II, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­466.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 466, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­466ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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