Chapter 273 State Lands Generally

General Provisions

§ 273.006 Definitions

Land Commissioner

§ 273.020 Governor as land commissioner

State Land Board

§ 273.031 State Land Board
§ 273.035 Governor is chairperson of board

Department of State Lands

Creation and General Powers

§ 273.041 Department of State Lands
§ 273.045 Administrative policies
§ 273.051 General powers and duties of department and board
§ 273.055 Power to acquire and dispose of real property
§ 273.058 Application fee for easement to construct facility on state land
§ 273.061 Power of eminent domain
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Documents

§ 273.075 Deed to purchaser
§ 273.081 Execution of documents
§ 273.085 Recording copies of documents
§ 273.091 Recording fees
§ 273.095 Copies or transcripts as evidence
§ 273.099 Property transaction instruments to be maintained with department

Finances

§ 273.101 Common School Fund
§ 273.105 Distributable Income Account
§ 273.115 Department use of Common School Fund
§ 273.119 Private or federal grants for studies related to coordinating state and federal permitting issues
§ 273.121 Expenditures of funds under control of department
§ 273.125 Refund of moneys
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Cooperation With Other Agencies and Governmental Entities

§ 273.135 Agreements with other agencies for special services
§ 273.141 Nature of services to be performed by certain other agencies
§ 273.145 Department powers in exchanges, settlements and indemnifications
§ 273.151 Cooperation with federal government
§ 273.155 Cooperation of state and county agencies

Director and Staff

§ 273.161 Director of department
§ 273.165 Oath and bond of director
§ 273.171 Duties and authority of director
§ 273.175 Employees of department
§ 273.183 Authority of department to require fingerprints
§ 273.185 Director to investigate trespasses on state lands

Agreements for Maintenance and Interpretive Services

§ 273.196 Agreements to provide maintenance of state lands
§ 273.197 Agreements to provide interpretive services
§ 273.199 Rules for agreements for interpretive services

Removal of Material From State Lands

§ 273.225 Application for lease to take material
§ 273.231 Removal without compliance with statute
§ 273.235 Departments powers to enforce statute
§ 273.241 Action to recover damages for unlawful removal of material

Management and Disposition of Real Estate

§ 273.245 Asset management plan
§ 273.247 Disposal of isolated parcels of rangeland

Sale of State Lands

§ 273.251 Classification of state lands
§ 273.255 Eligibility to purchase state lands
§ 273.261 Applications generally
§ 273.265 Application for submersible lands
§ 273.275 Price of state lands
§ 273.281 Payment for state lands
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Exchange of State Lands

§ 273.316 Exchanging state lands to accumulate larger tracts
§ 273.321 Notification to lessee prior to exchange

State Lands Unlawfully Acquired

§ 273.326 Compromise with owners of state lands unlawfully acquired
§ 273.331 Subdivision and disposal of other lands as condition of compromise

Indemnity Lands

§ 273.335 Object of ORS 273.340 and 273.345
§ 273.340 Ascertainment and procurement of indemnity lands
§ 273.345 Determination of advisability of selection of indemnity lands within national forest reserves
§ 273.350 Selection and sale of indemnity lands

Adjusting Certain Erroneous Sales

§ 273.356 Definitions for ORS 273.356 to 273.375
§ 273.360 Applicant to relinquish claim
§ 273.365 When refunds not available
§ 273.370 Alternative to refund
§ 273.375 Acquisition by state of applicants interest

Disposition of Land not Needed for Public Purpose

§ 273.413 Disposition of unsuitable state lands
§ 273.416 Exchange of property held as trust fund asset
§ 273.421 Relinquishing title to United States Government or governmental body or subdivision
§ 273.426 Exchange of property
§ 273.431 Procedure for determining value of properties to be exchanged
§ 273.436 Lease procedure
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Submersible and Swamp Lands

§ 273.505 Object of ORS 273.511
§ 273.511 Acquisition of submersible and swamp lands

Sale of Forest Products

§ 273.522 Definition of forest products
§ 273.523 Sale of forest products on state lands
§ 273.525 Appraisal of forest products
§ 273.531 Decision by department on bids
§ 273.535 Bond or other security requirements for sale of forest products
§ 273.541 Execution and delivery of instruments

Drilling Leases

§ 273.551 Mining and drilling leases on state lands

South Slough Estuary

§ 273.553 South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
§ 273.554 South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve Management Commission
§ 273.556 South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve Management Account
§ 273.557 Appeal to State Land Board
§ 273.558 Penalties

Natural Areas Program

§ 273.563 Definitions for ORS 273.563 to 273.591
§ 273.566 Legislative findings
§ 273.573 Natural areas advisory committee
§ 273.576 State Parks and Recreation Department duties
§ 273.578 Plan approval
§ 273.581 Natural areas register
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Removal of Valuable Materials

§ 273.715 Rules for removal of semiprecious stones and petrified wood from state lands

Rights of Way

§ 273.751 State land grants to railroads
§ 273.755 Filing maps of railroad location and depot sites
§ 273.761 Right of way for water ditches and pipes
§ 273.765 Liability for costs of relocation or extension of mains and outfalls

Mineral and Geothermal Resource Rights

§ 273.775 Definitions for ORS 273.775 to 273.790
§ 273.780 Retention of mineral and geothermal resource rights by state
§ 273.785 Application of ORS 273.551 and 273.775 to 273.790
§ 273.787 Release and transfer of mineral or geothermal resource rights
§ 273.790 Registry of rights under state board

Common School Grazing Lands

§ 273.805 Definitions for and purpose of ORS 273.805 to 273.825
§ 273.815 Departments powers
§ 273.820 Exchange of lands
§ 273.825 Purchase of lands by lessee or other person

Settlement of Title to Certain Lands in Clatsop County

§ 273.850 State title to certain lands and improvements transferred to Clatsop County
§ 273.855 Clatsop County to transfer title to lands and improvements to certain possessors
§ 273.860 Filing fee
§ 273.865 Application for deed
§ 273.870 Notice of deed application
§ 273.875 Findings of board
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Validating Statutes

§ 273.900 Confirmation of title to tide lands and tide flats
§ 273.902 Confirmation of title to swamp and overflow lands
§ 273.903 Title of certain swamp lands not to be questioned by department
§ 273.905 Confirmation of state land deeds prior to 1891
§ 273.910 Confirmation of title to state lands purchased before 1918
§ 273.915 Release of claims under pre-1947 deeds reserving right of way
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Penalties

§ 273.990 Criminal penalties
§ 273.992 Civil penalties
§ 273.994 Schedule of civil penalties

Source:
Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 273—State Lands Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors273.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).