2015 ORS 746.137¹
Reimbursement of private emergency responder’s actual expenses in emergency response

(1) As used in this section:

(a) "Emergency" has the meaning given that term in ORS 401.025 (Definitions for ORS chapter 401).

(b) "Private emergency responder" means a private hazardous materials response team, and individuals working under the direction of the private hazardous materials response team, that provides subject matter expertise or technical experience that may be called upon to participate in the response to an emergency.

(2) When the insurer of a liable party is obligated to reimburse a private emergency responder for services provided in response to an emergency, the insurer shall reimburse the private emergency responder for the actual costs incurred for emergency response, including, but not limited to, costs associated with mobile laboratories, tools and equipment for handling hazardous materials and other specialized equipment. [2015 c.720 §2]

Note: 746.137 (Reimbursement of private emergency responder's actual expenses in emergency response) was added to and made a part of ORS chapter 746 by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 746—Trade Practices, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors746.­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.