Fire Protection of Forests and Vegetation

ORS 477.095
Applicability of ORS 477.068, 477.085 and 477.089


(1)

An owner of forestland shall not be subject to the provisions of ORS 477.068 (Liability for cost of abatement) and 477.089 (Recovery for property damage), where the origin or subsequent spread of a fire was the direct result of training activity by the Oregon National Guard or of any component of the Armed Forces of the United States.

(2)

Notwithstanding any other law, the Oregon National Guard shall be subject to the duties, requirements or penalties of ORS 477.068 (Liability for cost of abatement), 477.085 (Liability for cost of protecting land within a forest protection district) and 477.089 (Recovery for property damage), where the origin or subsequent spread of a fire was the direct result of training activity by the Oregon National Guard. [1997 c.274 §36; 2013 c.307 §6]

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