2017 ORS 273.006¹

As used in this chapter, unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) “Board” means the State Land Board.

(2) “County recording officer” means the county clerk or other county officer carrying out ORS 205.130 (Recording duties of county clerk) to 205.220 (Recording copies of estate records).

(3) “Department” means the Department of State Lands.

(4) “Director” means the Director of the Department of State Lands.

(5) “Land” includes water, water rights, easements of every nature and all appurtenances to land.

(6) “Material” includes gravel, rock, sand and silt, but does not include hard minerals subject to ORS 274.610 (Prohibited contracts for exploration for hard minerals), or oil, gas and sulfur subject to ORS 274.705 (Definitions for ORS 274.705 to 274.860) to 274.860 (Protection and location of filled lands).

(7) “Public land” means any land or improvements thereon owned by the State of Oregon or any agency thereof.

(8) “State land” means public land controlled by the Department of State Lands.

(9) “Terminal disposition” means the permanent relinquishment by an agency of rights in real property, including, but not limited to, sale, exchange, conveyance, relinquishment of title, or donation. [1967 c.421 §2; 1967 c.616 §12; 1969 c.594 §2; 1971 c.88 §5; 1981 c.787 §44; 1991 c.217 §2; 2003 c.253 §15]

Chapter 273

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Require­ments of competitive bidding on prop­erty valued over $1,000, (1975) Vol 37, p 773; authority of State Land Board to enter into nonprofit wa­ter supply corpora­tion, (1978) Vol 38, p 2199

Law Review Cita­tions

4 EL 343, 344 (1984)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 273—State Lands Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors273.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 273, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano273.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.