Emergency Management and Services

ORS 401.358
Definitions for ORS 401.358 to 401.368


As used in ORS 401.358 (Definitions for ORS 401.358 to 401.368) to 401.368 (Workers’ compensation benefits):

(1)

“Emergency service activities” means:

(a)

The provision of emergency services; and

(b)

Engaging in training under the direction of a public body, whether by reason of the training being conducted or approved by a public body, for the purpose of preparing qualified emergency service volunteers to perform emergency services.

(2)

“Qualified emergency service volunteer” means a person who is:

(a)

Registered with the Office of Emergency Management or other public body to perform emergency service activities;

(b)

Acknowledged in writing as a qualified emergency service volunteer, at the time the person offers to volunteer during an emergency, by the Office of Emergency Management or by another public body;

(c)

A member of the Oregon Civil Defense Force; or

(d)

A building evaluator certified under the Oregon Safety Assessment Program established under ORS 401.256 (Oregon Safety Assessment Program). [2009 c.718 §2; 2017 c.472 §9; 2019 c.649 §3]
Chapter 401

Law Review Citations

54 OLR 677 (1975)


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Jun. 26, 2021