2015 ORS 455.200¹
Policies and procedures
  • rules
  • consultation with boards
  • reports

The Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services:

(1) May adopt rules, establish policies and procedures and take other actions the director considers reasonable or expedient for carrying out agreements under ORS 455.148 (Comprehensive municipal building inspection programs) (13), 455.150 (Selective municipal building inspection programs) (13) or 455.185 (Agreements for full, divided, mutual or joint administration and enforcement) and any duties, functions and powers of the director or the Department of Consumer and Business Services under ORS 455.148 (Comprehensive municipal building inspection programs) (13), 455.150 (Selective municipal building inspection programs) (13) or 455.185 (Agreements for full, divided, mutual or joint administration and enforcement) to 455.198 (Fee surcharge use);

(2) Shall consult at least annually with appropriate advisory boards regarding any agreements under ORS 455.185 (Agreements for full, divided, mutual or joint administration and enforcement) or actions taken by the director under ORS 455.148 (Comprehensive municipal building inspection programs) (13), 455.150 (Selective municipal building inspection programs) (13) or 455.185 (Agreements for full, divided, mutual or joint administration and enforcement) to 455.198 (Fee surcharge use); and

(3) Shall report annually to the Legislative Assembly as provided under ORS 192.230 (Definitions for ORS 192.235 to 192.245) to 192.250 (Director of Oregon Department of Administrative Services to report to legislature on ORS 192.230 to 192.250) regarding any department activities under ORS 455.148 (Comprehensive municipal building inspection programs) (13), 455.150 (Selective municipal building inspection programs) (13) or 455.185 (Agreements for full, divided, mutual or joint administration and enforcement) to 455.198 (Fee surcharge use). The report shall include, but not be limited to, information regarding any projected need for an increase in department resources required for carrying out the administration and enforcement of building inspection programs under ORS 455.148 (Comprehensive municipal building inspection programs) (13), 455.150 (Selective municipal building inspection programs) (13) or 455.185 (Agreements for full, divided, mutual or joint administration and enforcement) to 455.198 (Fee surcharge use). [2013 c.528 §10]

Note: See note under 455.185 (Agreements for full, divided, mutual or joint administration and enforcement).

(formerly 456.750 to 456.890)

Notes of Decisions

Although state structural specialty code sets standard requiring only single wall construc­tion, home rule city was entitled to enact ordinance requiring new homes to use double wall construc­tion. State ex rel Haley v. Troutdale, 281 Or 203, 576 P2d 1238 (1978)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of State Fire Marshal to adopt regula­tions, (1974) Vol 36, p 1102


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 455—Building Code, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors455.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 455, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano455.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.