ORS 283.417¹
Definitions for ORS 283.415 to 283.425

As used in ORS 283.415 (Legislative findings) to 283.425 (Costs of litigation), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) “Agency” means each branch, institution, department, board or commission of the state which owns, leases or operates facilities capable of containing asbestos.

(2) “Asbestos abatement” means measures to control fiber release from asbestos-containing materials, including its removal, encapsulation and enclosure.

(3) “Department” means the Oregon Department of Administrative Services. [1989 c.1037 §2; 1993 c.500 §42]

Note: See note under 283.415 (Legislative findings).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 283—Interagency Services, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors283.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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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