2015 ORS 701.505¹
Definitions for ORS 701.505 to 701.515

For the purposes of ORS 701.505 (Definitions for ORS 701.505 to 701.515) to 701.515 (Licensing system):

(1) "Abatement" has the meaning given that term in P.L. 102-550, section 1004, 40 C.F.R. 745.223 and as further defined pursuant to the authorities described in ORS 431A.350 (Lead poisoning).

(2) "Accredited training program" means a training program that has been accredited by the Oregon Health Authority to provide training for individuals engaged in lead-based paint activities.

(3) "Certified lead-based paint renovation contractor" means a contractor that is licensed by the Construction Contractors Board to conduct lead-based paint renovation under ORS 701.515 (Licensing system).

(4) "Inspection" has the meaning given that term in P.L. 102-550, section 1004, 40 C.F.R. 745.223 and as further defined pursuant to the authorities described in ORS 431A.350 (Lead poisoning).

(5) "Lead-based paint" has the meaning given that term in P.L. 102-550, section 1004, and as further defined pursuant to the authorities described in ORS 431A.350 (Lead poisoning).

(6) "Lead-based paint activities" has the meaning given that term in 40 C.F.R. 745.223 and as further defined pursuant to the authorities described in ORS 431A.350 (Lead poisoning).

(7) "Lead-based paint activities contractor" means a contractor that is licensed by the Construction Contractors Board to conduct lead-based paint activities under ORS 701.515 (Licensing system).

(8) "Renovation" has the meaning given that term in 40 C.F.R. 745.83 and as further defined pursuant to the authorities described in ORS 431A.350 (Lead poisoning). [1995 c.795 §3; 2009 c.595 §1112; 2009 c.828 §68]

Chapter 701

Notes of Decisions

This is a remedial statute made for the protec­tion of the building business and of people dealing with builders who might be irresponsible; it should be read as a whole and liberally construed to accomplish its purpose. Robinson v. Builders Bd., 20 Or App 340, 531 P2d 752 (1975)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Lack of authority for director to appoint executive secretary for board, (1971) Vol 35, p 930; inap­pli­ca­bil­i­ty of this chapter to business of construc­tion or installa­tion of fences, sidewalks, septic tanks, wells and underground sprinkling systems, (1972) Vol 35, p 1278; mobile home as per­sonal or real prop­erty under this chapter, (1972) Vol 36, p 41; applica­tion of Homebuilders Law to mobile homes, (1978) Vol 38, p 693


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 701—Construction Contractors and Contracts, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors701.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 701, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano701.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.