ORS 468A.612
Field burning prohibition in critical nonburn areas; rules


(1)

Notwithstanding any other provision of ORS 468A.550 (Definitions for ORS 468A.550 to 468A.620 and 468A.992) to 468A.620 (Experimental field sanitization), the Environmental Quality Commission by rule may prohibit field burning of grass seed crop residues or cereal grain crop residues in areas determined by the commission to be critical nonburn areas. The prohibition may be permanent or for a limited period of time.

(2)

To ensure that the provision of electricity services is not interrupted, the critical nonburn areas described in subsection (1) of this section may include, but are not limited to, areas under power transmission lines. [2009 c.692 §8]
Note: 468A.612 (Field burning prohibition in critical nonburn areas) was added to and made a part of 468A.550 (Definitions for ORS 468A.550 to 468A.620 and 468A.992) to 468A.620 (Experimental field sanitization) by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.
§§ 468A.350 to 468A.400

(formerly 468.360 to 468.405)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Motor Vehicle Emission Control Inspection Program funding, (1974) Vol 37, p 130


Source
Last accessed
May. 15, 2020