2015 ORS 477.060¹
Considerations in determining cost of protection
  • special or additional costs

(1) In determining the annual cost of protection pursuant to ORS 477.230 (Basis for computing cost of protection provided by forester), the forester may consider and include the special or additional cost of fire protection for property owners within a forestland-urban interface classification, including the special or unique costs of assessment processing and administration.

(2) The forester shall identify special or additional costs identified by subsection (1) of this section in the budget required by ORS 477.230 (Basis for computing cost of protection provided by forester) to 477.300 (Use of funds in State Forestry Department Account for capital outlay expenditures of district). These special or additional costs are in addition to the annual cost of ORS 477.230 (Basis for computing cost of protection provided by forester) (1) and may not exceed $25 annually for each real property lot. Only those owners of land within a forestland-urban interface classification in a forest protection district shall bear the special or additional cost of fire protection within the forestland-urban interface in a manner consistent with rules promulgated by the State Board of Forestry. [1997 c.429 §18; 2001 c.361 §1; 2007 c.30 §10]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 477—Fire Protection of Forests and Vegetation, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors477.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.
 
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