ORS 759.036¹
Commission authority

Except as otherwise provided by law, the Public Utility Commission shall have authority to determine the manner and extent of the regulation of telecommunications services within the State of Oregon. [2005 c.232 §7]

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statute (ORS 759.030)

Public Utility Commission authority over regula­tion of tel­e­com­mu­ni­ca­­tions services within state does not preempt concurrent municipal regula­tion. AT&T Communica­tions v. City of Eugene, 177 Or App 379, 35 P3d 1029 (2001), Sup Ct review denied

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 759—Telecommunications Utility Regulation, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­759.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 759, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­759ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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