ORS 699.005¹

As used in ORS 699.005 (Definitions) to 699.060 (Posting of law):

(1) "Hotel" or "inn" means a property, however owned and including a condominium under ORS chapter 100, in which rooms or suites of rooms generally are rented as transient lodgings and not as principal residences.

(2) "Hotelkeeper" or "innkeeper" means the sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation or other business entity which manages, rents or operates a hotel or inn, including the officers and employees of the business entity.

(3) "Transient lodging" means a room or suite of rooms which is occupied not as a principal residence:

(a) By persons for periods of less than 30 consecutive days; or

(b) With which the services normally offered by hotels, including but not limited to daily or bidaily maid and linen service, a front desk and a telephone switchboard, are provided, regardless of the length of occupancy of a person. [1979 c.125 §2; 1979 c.856 §6]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 699—Innkeepers and Hotelkeepers, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­699.­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.
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