Building Code

ORS 455.100
Duties of director

The Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services shall have general supervision over the administration of the state building code regulations, including providing statewide interpretations for the plumbing, elevator, electrical, manufactured structures, boiler, amusement ride, structural, mechanical, low-rise residential dwelling and prefabricated structures codes. [Formerly 456.790; 1993 c.18 §113; 1993 c.744 §88; 2003 c.675 §§14,15]
§§ 455.010 to 455.230

(formerly 456.750 to 456.890)

Notes of Decisions

Although state structural specialty code sets standard requiring only single wall construction, home rule city was entitled to enact ordinance requiring new homes to use double wall construction. State ex rel Haley v. Troutdale, 281 Or 203, 576 P2d 1238 (1978)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of State Fire Marshal to adopt regulations, (1974) Vol 36, p 1102


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