2017 ORS 459.007¹
Applicability of ORS 459.005 to wood residue

ORS 459.005 (Definitions for ORS 459.005 to 459.437, 459.705 to 459.790 and 459A.005 to 459A.665) does not apply to wood residue that:

(1) Is a by-product of manufacturing wood products or processing wood at a facility that manufactures wood products, including a sawmill, pulp mill or paper mill;

(2) Is not commingled with other types of solid waste; and

(3)(a) Is combusted as a fuel by the generator of the wood residue in a facility that has obtained a permit described in ORS 468A.040 (Permits) and that is owned or operated by that generator; or

(b) Is purchased from or exchanged by the generator of the wood residue for fair market value and is combusted as a fuel in a facility that has obtained a permit described in ORS 468A.040 (Permits). [2011 c.717 §3]

Note: 459.007 (Applicability of ORS 459.005 to wood residue) was added to and made a part of ORS chapter 459 by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 459

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Power of depart­ment to regulate mining activities or recovery of oil and geothermal resources, (1972) Vol 35, p 1100; authority of Environ­mental Quality Commission and Depart­ment of Environ­mental Quality to regulate disposi­tion of food processing byproducts determined to be solid waste, (1979) Vol 39, p 770

Law Review Cita­tions

16 WLR 459 (1979)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 459—Solid Waste Management, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors459.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 459, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano459.­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.