Review of Metro regional framework plan
(1)The Metro regional framework plan, its separate components and amendments to the regional framework plan or to its separate components are subject to review:
(a)For compliance with land use planning statutes, statewide land use planning goals and administrative rules corresponding to the statutes and goals, in the same manner as a comprehensive plan for purposes of:
(A)Acknowledgment of compliance with the goals under ORS 197.251 (Compliance acknowledgment); and
(B)Post-acknowledgment procedures under ORS 197.610 (Submission of proposed comprehensive plan or land use regulation changes to Department of Land Conservation and Development) to 197.651 (Appeal to Court of Appeals for judicial review of final order of Land Conservation and Development Commission); and
(b)As a land use decision under ORS 197.805 (Policy on review of land use decisions) to 197.855 (Deadline for final court order) and 197.860 (Stay of proceedings to allow mediation).
(2)With the prior consent of the Land Conservation and Development Commission, Metro may submit to the Department of Land Conservation and Development an amendment to the Metro regional framework plan or to a component of the regional framework plan in the manner provided for periodic review under ORS 197.628 (Periodic review) to 197.651 (Appeal to Court of Appeals for judicial review of final order of Land Conservation and Development Commission), if the amendment implements a program to meet the requirements of a land use planning statute, a statewide land use planning goal or an administrative rule corresponding to a statute or goal. [1993 c.438 §3; 1999 c.59 §55; 1999 c.348 §5; 2003 c.793 §1]
Section 197.274 — Review of Metro regional framework plan,