2017 ORS 476.735¹
Sky lantern prohibition

(1) As used in this section, “sky lantern” means an unmanned self-contained luminary device that uses heated air produced by an open flame or produced by another source to become or remain airborne.

(2) A person may not release a sky lantern into the airspace of this state.

(3) Violation of this section is a Class A violation.

(4) In addition to any enforcement officer specifically identified in ORS 153.005 (Definitions), a citation for a violation of this section may be issued by:

(a) The State Fire Marshal, employees of the office of the State Fire Marshal or assistants to the State Fire Marshal as described in ORS 476.040 (Deputies and assistants) or 476.060 (Local officers and constables as assistants to State Fire Marshal);

(b) The Director of the Oregon Department of Aviation or employees specifically designated by the director under ORS 837.100 (Issuance of citations for violations) to enforce violations;

(c) The State Forester or the State Forestry Department, or any employee specifically designated by the State Forester or the department under ORS 477.985 (Enforcement procedure) to enforce violations; or

(d) The State Parks and Recreation Director or any State Parks and Recreation Department employee specifically designated by the director under ORS 390.050 (Park and recreation violations) to enforce violations. [2016 c.123 §1]

Note: 476.735 (Sky lantern prohibition) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 476 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 476—State Fire Marshal; Protection From Fire Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors476.­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.