ORS 274.945¹
Collection of shellfish mariculture records

(1) The Department of Land Conservation and Development shall receive, consolidate and organize the public records of federal, state or local government, special government bodies or other public bodies related to shellfish mariculture in this state. The department shall establish an electronic system to store and share the public record information. The public records that the department collects under this section shall include, but are not limited to, records related to:

(a) Estuary management plans;

(b) Estuarine habitat technical information;

(c) Native shellfish beds;

(d) Commercial plats;

(e) Fish and wildlife use;

(f) Ongoing recreational and commercial use;

(g) Ownership information regarding tidelands;

(h) Encumbrances on state-owned tidelands; and

(i) Land use plans and zoning for estuaries that have potential for aquaculture operations and for other estuaries.

(2) The department shall organize data and other material contained in the public records stored by the electronic system into formats suitable for access by governments, industry groups, public interest groups and other stakeholders.

(3) Except as provided in this subsection, the department shall make output from the electronic system publicly accessible. If information received into the system is exempt under ORS 192.355 (Public records exempt from disclosure) or conditionally exempt from disclosure under ORS 192.345 (Public records conditionally exempt from disclosure), the department shall make access to the information conditional upon receipt of permission from the public body that originally generated the public record. [2019 c.654 §1]

Note: 274.945 (Collection of shellfish mariculture records) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 274 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 274

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Power of Depart­ment of Environ­mental Quality to regulate mining activities and recovery of oil and geothermal activities, (1972) Vol 35, p 1100; Division of State Lands’ authority to require lease or fill or removal permit for private company dredging submerged offshore lands to harvest clams, (1979) Vol 40, p 35; State Land Board’s authority to delegate duties to Port of Portland, (1979) Vol 40, p 111

Law Review Cita­tions

4 EL 343, 346, 348 (1974)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 274—Submersible and Submerged Lands, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors274.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 274, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano274.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information