Terms Used In Oregon Statutes > Chapter 467
- Allegation: something that someone says happened.
- Class I all-terrain vehicle: has the meaning given that term in ORS 801. See Oregon Statutes 390.550
- Commission: means the State Parks and Recreation Commission. See Oregon Statutes 390.005
- Decedent: A deceased person.
- Department: means the State Parks and Recreation Department. See Oregon Statutes 390.005
- Director: means the State Parks and Recreation Director. See Oregon Statutes 390.005
- Donee: The recipient of a gift.
- Emergency: means a human created or natural event or circumstance that causes or threatens widespread loss of life, injury to person or property, human suffering or financial loss, including but not limited to:
(a) Fire, explosion, flood, severe weather, landslides or mud slides, drought, earthquake, volcanic activity, tsunamis or other oceanic phenomena, spills or releases of oil or hazardous material as defined in ORS 466. See Oregon Statutes 401.025
- Emergency services: means activities engaged in by state and local government agencies to prepare for an emergency and to prevent, minimize, respond to or recover from an emergency, including but not limited to coordination, preparedness planning, training, interagency liaison, fire fighting, oil or hazardous material spill or release cleanup as defined in ORS 466. See Oregon Statutes 401.025
- Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
- Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
- judicial department: means the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeals, the Oregon Tax Court, the circuit courts and all administrative divisions of those courts, whether denominated as boards, commissions, committees or departments or by any other designation. See Oregon Statutes 174.113
- Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
- Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
- public notice: means any legal publication which requires an affidavit of publication as required in ORS 193. See Oregon Statutes 174.104
- Statute: A law passed by a legislature.