2017 ORS 758.012¹
Notice of intent to build transmission line to consumer-owned utilities and public utilities
  • exemptions

(1) As used in this section:

(a) “Public utility” has the meaning given that term in ORS 757.005 (Definition of public utility).

(b) “Transmission line” means a linear utility facility by which a utility provider transmits or transfers electricity from a point of origin or generation or between transfer stations.

(2) A person who applies for a permit with the Energy Facility Siting Council or with a county to build a transmission line must notify each people’s utility district organized under ORS chapter 261, municipal utility organized under ORS chapter 225, electric cooperative organized under ORS chapter 62 and public utility in whose service territory the transmission line will be constructed of the intent to receive approval for the construction of the transmission line unless the person is:

(a) A people’s utility district organized under ORS chapter 261, a municipal utility organized under ORS chapter 225 or an electric cooperative organized under ORS chapter 62; or

(b) A public utility. [2013 c.235 §2]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 758—Utility Rights of Way and Territory Allocation; Cogeneration, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors758.­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.
 
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.