2017 ORS 401.940¹
Immunity from liability for local personnel acting in line of duty
  • exception

Personnel assigned under ORS 401.930 (Assignment by Governor of local resources under direction of State Fire Marshal), the state or a county, city or district is not liable for any injury to person or property resulting from the performance of any duty under ORS 401.930 (Assignment by Governor of local resources under direction of State Fire Marshal) or an assignment, use or response under ORS 401.930 (Assignment by Governor of local resources under direction of State Fire Marshal). However, this section does not confer immunity from liability for injury to person or property resulting from intentional misconduct or gross negligence. The immunity from liability provided to responding personnel under this section is in addition to any immunity available to responding personnel under ORS 401.932 (Powers and duties of local personnel acting under direction of State Fire Marshal). [Formerly 401.645]

Chapter 401

Law Review Cita­tions

54 OLR 677 (1975)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 401—Emergency Management and Services, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors401.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 401, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano401.­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.