2015 ORS 549.645¹
Waiver of state’s immunity to suit or action

Except upon contracts providing for arbitration under the provisions of ORS 36.600 (Definitions) to 36.740 (Relationship to electronic signatures in Global and National Commerce Act), a suit or action may be maintained against the State of Oregon through and in the name of the Water Resources Commission for an injury to the rights of the plaintiff arising from some act or omission attributable to the Water Resources Commission acting as authorized by ORS 549.605 (Definitions for ORS 549.605 to 549.645) to 549.645 (Waiver of state's immunity to suit or action). [1957 c.466 §9; 2003 c.598 §46]


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.