2015 ORS § 549.605¹

Definitions for ORS 549.605 to 549.645

As used in ORS 549.605 (Definitions for ORS 549.605 to 549.645) to 549.645 (Waiver of states immunity to suit or action), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) Commission means the Water Resources Commission.

(2) Federal flood control projects includes all authorized federal projects located wholly or partially within this state which the commission determines would be beneficial to this state as flood control measures.

(3) Federal government means the United States, or any agency or instrumentality of the United States which is designated or authorized to engage in flood control projects within Oregon. [1957 c.466 §1]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 549—Drainage and Flood Control Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors549.­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.
 
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.