2017 ORS 480.375¹
Safety inspection of facilities by State Fire Marshal
  • audit
  • investigation of law violations

(1) The State Fire Marshal shall conduct an annual safety inspection at all nonretail and dual operations facilities dispensing Class 1 flammable liquids to determine if the facility is operating in compliance with the provisions of ORS 480.315 (Policy) to 480.385 (Civil penalty for gasoline dispensing law violations) or of any applicable rule adopted by the State Fire Marshal.

(2) The State Fire Marshal shall conduct annual audits of at least five percent of all nonretail accounts to determine if nonretail facilities are in compliance with the provisions of ORS 480.315 (Policy) to 480.385 (Civil penalty for gasoline dispensing law violations) and any applicable rule adopted by the State Fire Marshal.

(3) The State Fire Marshal shall have the same authority to enter into all buildings and upon all dispensing facilities for the purpose of inspection as is specified in ORS chapter 476 relating to inspection of fire hazards.

(4) Upon receiving a complaint, or upon the State Fire Marshal’s own motion, the State Fire Marshal shall investigate whether a violation of any provision of ORS 480.315 (Policy) to 480.385 (Civil penalty for gasoline dispensing law violations) or of any applicable rule of the State Fire Marshal has occurred. [1991 c.863 §53]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 480—Explosives; Flammable Materials; Pressure Vessels, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors480.­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.
 
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