ORS 403.445¹

As used in ORS 403.450 (State Interoperability Executive Council), 403.455 (Duties of council), 403.460 (Statewide interoperability coordinator) and 403.465 (Duties of State Chief Information Officer) and section 1, chapter 825, Oregon Laws 2005:

(1) “FirstNet network” means a public safety broadband network designed to facilitate public safety data communications:

(a) As provided for in Title VI of the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 (P.L. 112-96); and

(b) For which planning, construction and operation are overseen by the United States Department of Commerce.

(2) “Interoperability plan” means the Oregon Statewide Communication Interoperability Plan described in ORS 403.455 (Duties of council) that:

(a) Is required by Title XVIII of the Homeland Security Act of 2002, as amended;

(b) Is approved by the United States Department of Homeland Security, Office of Emergency Communications; and

(c) Is designed to ensure that emergency responders at all levels of government and across disciplines can communicate as needed, on demand and as authorized. [2014 c.87 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 403—Emergency Telecommunications System, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors403.­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. Currency Information