ORS 541.455¹
Splash dams unlawful

It is unlawful to operate a splash dam on any of the navigable or nonnavigable waters of this state. An officer or agency of this state may not issue any permit for the construction or maintenance of any dam to be used for splash dam purposes. [1957 c.163 §2; 2005 c.22 §380]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 541—Watershed Enhancement and Protection; Water Development Projects; Miscellaneous Provisions on Water Rights; Stewardship Agreements, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors541.­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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