Solid Waste Management

ORS 459.268
Closure of land disposal site

When solid waste is no longer received at a land disposal site, the person who holds or last held the permit issued under ORS 459.205 (Permit required) or, if the person who holds or last held the permit fails to comply with this section, the person owning or controlling the property on which the disposal site is located, shall close and maintain the site according to the requirements of this chapter, any applicable rule adopted by the Environmental Quality Commission under ORS 459.045 (Rules) and any requirement imposed by the Department of Environmental Quality as a condition to renewing or issuing a disposal site permit. [1983 c.766 §2; 1993 c.560 §31]
Chapter 459

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Power of department to regulate mining activities or recovery of oil and geothermal resources, (1972) Vol 35, p 1100; authority of Environmental Quality Commission and Department of Environmental Quality to regulate disposition of food processing byproducts determined to be solid waste, (1979) Vol 39, p 770

Law Review Citations

16 WLR 459 (1979)


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