ORS 30.490
Definitions for ORS 30.490 to 30.497


As used in ORS 30.490 (Definitions for ORS 30.490 to 30.497) to 30.497 (When limitation on liability not applicable):

(1)

“Discharge” means any leakage, seepage or any other release of hazardous material.

(2)

“Hazardous material” means:

(a)

Hazardous waste as defined in ORS 466.005 (Definitions for ORS 453.635 and 466.005 to 466.385);

(b)

Hazardous substances as defined in ORS 453.005 (Definitions for ORS 453.005 to 453.135);

(c)

Radioactive waste as defined in ORS 469.300 (Definitions);

(d)

Uranium mine overburden or uranium mill tailings, mill wastes or mill by-product materials;

(e)

Radioactive substance as defined in ORS 453.005 (Definitions for ORS 453.005 to 453.135);

(f)

Any substance designated by the United States Department of Transportation as hazardous pursuant to the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act, 49 U.S.C. 5101 et seq., P.L. 93-633, as amended; and

(g)

Any substance that the Environmental Protection Agency designates as hazardous pursuant to:

(A)

The federal Toxic Substances Control Act, 15 U.S.C. 2601 to 2671; or

(B)

The federal Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, 42 U.S.C. 6901 to 6992, P.L. 94-580, as amended.

(3)

“Person” means an individual, corporation, association, firm, partnership, joint stock company or state or local government agency. [1985 c.376 §1; 1991 c.480 §9; 2005 c.22 §22]

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May. 15, 2020