2017 ORS 358.915¹

The provisions of ORS 192.005 (Definitions for ORS 192.005 to 192.170), 192.338 (Exempt and nonexempt public record to be separated), 192.345 (Public records conditionally exempt from disclosure), 192.355 (Public records exempt from disclosure), 273.990 (Criminal penalties), 358.905 (Definitions for ORS 358.905 to 358.961) to 358.961 (Time limitations on actions or proceedings) and 390.235 (Permits and conditions for excavation or removal of archaeological or historical material) do not apply to a person who unintentionally discovers an archaeological object that has been exposed by the forces of nature on private property and retains the object for personal use, except for sacred objects, human remains, funerary objects or objects of cultural patrimony. [1983 c.620 §15; 1993 c.459 §3; 2017 c.242 §1]

Law Review Cita­tions

25 EL 463 (1995)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 358—Oregon Historical and Heritage Agencies, Programs and Tax Provisions; Museums; Local Symphonies and Bands; Archaeological Objects and Sites, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors358.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 358, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano358.­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.