ORS 774.010¹

As used in this chapter, except as otherwise specifically provided or unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) “Board” means the Citizens’ Utility Board of Governors.

(2) “Consumer” or “utility consumer” means any natural person 18 years of age or older who is a resident of the State of Oregon.

(3) “District” means an electoral district for members of the Citizens’ Utility Board of Governors.

(4) “Member” means a member of the Citizens’ Utility Board.

(5) “Utility” means any utility regulated by the Public Utility Commission pursuant to ORS chapters 757 and 759, which furnishes electric, telephone, gas or heating service. However, “utility” does not include any municipality, cooperative, or people’s utility district. [1985 c.1 §2; 1987 c.447 §102]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 774—Citizens’ Utility Board, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors774.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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.
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