ORS 390.660¹
Regulation of use of lands adjoining ocean shores
  • rules

The State Parks and Recreation Department is hereby directed to protect, to maintain and to promulgate rules governing use of the public of property that is subject to ORS 390.640 (Permit required for improvements on ocean shore), property subject to public rights or easements declared by ORS 390.610 (Policy) and property abutting, adjacent or contiguous to those lands described by ORS 390.615 (Ownership of Pacific shore) that is available for public use, whether such public right or easement to use is obtained by dedication, prescription, grant, state-ownership, permission of a private owner or otherwise. [1967 c.601 §7; 1969 c.601 §16]

Notes of Decisions

The authority of the State of Oregon without reference to protec­tion of the public’s recrea­tion lands and rights in land along the ocean shores is vested exclusively in the Depart­ment of Transporta­tion. State ex rel Johnson v. Bauman, 7 Or App 479, 492 P2d 284 (1971)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Role of Highway Division in removal of driftwood logs from ocean shores, (1975) Vol 37, p 420

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Effect of constitu­tional pro­vi­sion requiring pay­ments based on govern­ment regula­tions restricting use of prop­erty, (2001) Vol 49, p 284

Law Review Cita­tions

20 EL 1001 (1990); 35 WLR 183 (1999)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 390—Scenic Waterways; Recreation Trails Parks; Recreation;, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors390.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 390, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano390.­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.
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