ORS 830.912¹
Removing authority power to remove and take into custody abandoned boat, floating home or boathouse

(1) After providing notice required under ORS 830.917 (Notice of intent to take custody), a removing authority may take a boat, floating home or boathouse into custody and remove the boat, floating home or boathouse if:

(a) The removing authority has reason to believe the boat, floating home or boathouse is abandoned; and

(b) The boat, floating home or boathouse is left on the waters of this state or upon public or private property for a period in excess of 48 hours without permission of the property owner or authorization by statute or local ordinance.

(2) The authority in this section to remove and take a boat, floating home or boathouse into custody is in addition to any authority to remove and take a boat, floating home or boathouse into custody under ORS 830.914 (Removing authority custody of boat, floating home or boathouse that constitutes hazard).

(3) A boat, floating home or boathouse removed and taken into custody under this section is subject to disposition under ORS 98.245 (Disposition of unclaimed property) if the boat, floating home or boathouse is not claimed as provided under ORS 98.245 (Disposition of unclaimed property) or returned to the custody of the owner or person entitled to possession. [1999 c.692 §4; 2003 c.693 §6]

Chapter 830

See also annota­tions under ORS chapter 488 in permanent edi­tion.

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Public right to use artificial lake created for recrea­tion on a nonnavigable stream on privately owned land, (1972) Vol 35, p 1202

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 830—Small Watercraft, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors830.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 830, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­830ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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