Rural Fire Protection Districts

ORS 478.930
Violation of code

  • failure to remove hazards
  • burning waste without permit prohibited

When a district has adopted a fire prevention code as provided in ORS 478.910 (Adoption of fire prevention code):


No person shall violate the provisions of the code or fail to remove hazards found on inspection within the time set by the inspecting officer, after written notice to either the owner or occupant of the premises.


No person shall burn waste materials or trash in an unguarded manner without a permit, when a permit is required by the district code or this chapter. [Amended by 1969 c.667 §56]
Chapter 478

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Propriety of office holding of a land owning nonresident elected director of a rural fire protection district, (1975) Vol 37, p 873

Law Review Citations

51 OLR 53 (1971)


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Jun. 26, 2021