2017 ORS 431.720¹
Commission to review certain plans
  • approval of plans

(1) Upon receipt of the documents submitted under ORS 431.715 (Resolution requesting Oregon Health Authority to initiate formation or annexation) (4), the Environmental Quality Commission shall review them to determine whether the conditions dangerous to public health within the affected territory could be removed or alleviated by the provision of service facilities that are subject to the jurisdiction of the commission.

(2) If the commission considers such proposed facilities and the time schedule for installation of such facilities adequate to remove or alleviate the dangerous conditions, it shall approve the part of the plans that are subject to its jurisdiction and certify its approval to the Oregon Health Authority.

(3) If the commission considers the proposed facilities or time schedule inadequate, it shall disapprove the part of the plans that are subject to its jurisdiction and certify its disapproval to the authority. The commission shall also inform the requesting body of its approval or disapproval and, in case of disapproval, of the particular matters causing the disapproval. The requesting body may then submit additional or revised plans. [1973 c.361 §4; 2009 c.595 §579]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 431—State and Local Administration and Enforcement of Public Health Laws, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors431.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.