ORS 479.210¹
"Institution" defined for ORS 479.215 to 479.220

As used in ORS 479.215 (Institution not to be licensed or certificated unless in compliance with fire safety requirements) to 479.220 (Institution inspection by State Fire Marshal), unless the context requires otherwise, "institution" means:

(1) A child-caring facility that provides residential care and that receives state aid under ORS 412.001 (Definitions) to 412.161 (Policy on two-parent families), 418.005 (Powers of department in connection with child welfare services) to 418.025 (Prevention, reduction or control of juvenile delinquency by county programs and activities), 418.205 (Definitions for ORS 418.205 to 418.310 and 418.992 to 418.998) to 418.315 (Department may provide foster care for children surrendered or committed to department), 418.625 (Definitions for ORS 418.625 to 418.645) to 418.685 (Certain agencies declared to be orphans' homes) and 418.647 (Foster care payments);

(2) An inpatient care facility required to be licensed under ORS 441.015 (Licensing of facilities and health maintenance organizations) to 441.087 (General inspection of long term care facility), 441.525 (Definitions for ORS 441.525 to 441.595) to 441.595 (Construction of ORS 441.525 to 441.595), 441.815 (Smoking of tobacco in certain hospital rooms prohibited), 441.820 (Procedure for termination of physician's privilege to practice medicine at health care facility), 441.990 (Criminal penalties), 442.342 (Waiver of requirements), 442.344 (Exemptions from requirements) and 442.400 ("Health care facility" defined) to 442.463 (Annual utilization report); or

(3) A residential facility subject to licensure under ORS 443.400 (Definitions for ORS 443.400 to 443.455) to 443.455 (Civil penalties). [1961 c.316 §1; 1963 c.202 §1; 1969 c.641 §18; 1973 c.832 §10; 1977 c.717 §18; 2007 c.71 §155]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of State Fire Marshal to adopt regula­tions, (1974) Vol 36, p 1102

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 479—Protection of Buildings From Fire; Electrical Safety Law, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors479.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 479, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­479ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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