Laws and rules

These rules are final and have been filed with the Secretary of State. Newly adopted permanent rules will remain posted for 90 days. Newly adopted temporary rules will remain posted until permanently adopted, or for 180 days from the effective date of the rule.


OSSC Amendment - Emergency Responder Radio Coverage

Temporary Rule:

Effective: October 29, 2017 through April 26, 2018

Amend: OAR 918-460-0015

This temporary rule provides predictable uniform standards regarding the installation of emergency responder radio coverage.

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Oregon Transitional Housing Standard

Temporary Rule:

Effective: September 29, 2017 through March 27, 2018

Adopt: 918-020-0390

This temporary rule establishes the Oregon Transitional Housing Standard​ which is available for voluntary adoption by local jurisdictions.

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2017 Oregon Electrical Specialty Code ​

Effective: October 1, 2017

Amend: OAR 918-305-0005, 918-305-0030, 918-305-0100, 918-305-0105, 918-306-0005, 918-306-0010

These rules adopt the 2017 Oregon Electrical Specialty Code based on the 2017 edition of the NFPA 70, National Electrical Code, with Oregon specific amendments. These rules include some non-substantive housekeeping changes to administrative rules that provide clarity and consistency among the division’s rules.

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2017 Oregon Plumbing Specialty Code

Effective: October 1, 2017

Amend: OAR 918-750-0110, 918-750-0115

These rules adopt the 2017 Oregon Plumbing Specialty Code based on the 2015 edition of the Uniform Plumbing Code published by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials, with Oregon specific amendments. These rules include some non-substantive housekeeping changes to administrative rules that provide clarity and consistency among the division’s rules.​

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2017 Oregon Residential Specialty Code

Effective: October 1, 2017

Amend: OAR 918-480-0005, 918-480-0010, 918-480-0150

These rules adopt the 2017 Oregon Residential Specialty Code. The 2017 ORSC consists of the following: the structural and mechanical provisions of the 2015 edition of the International Residential Code for One-and Two-Family Dwellings with Oregon amendments; low-rise residential plumbing provisions of the 2017 Oregon Plumbing Specialty Code; low-rise residential electrical provisions of the 2017 Oregon Electrical Specialty Code; and the low-rise apartment provisions of the 2014 Oregon Structural Specialty Code and 2014 Oregon Mechanical Specialty Code. These rules also include some non-substantive housekeeping changes to administrative rules that provide clarity and consistency among division rules. Additionally, these rules establish a three month phase-in period that allows builders the choice of using the 2014 ORSC or the 2017 ORSC.​

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Amends 2014 OSSC for Aviation Hangar Fire Suppression​

Temporary Rule

Effective: September 14, 2017 through March 12, 2018

Adopt: OAR 918-460-0017

This temporary rule provides an exception for manually actuated foam fire suppression systems installed in aviation hangars.​

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Electric Vehicle Ready Parking Program

Effective: October 1, 2017

Adopt: OAR 918-020-0380

This rule adopts the electric vehicle ready parking program. This program sets the standards when a parking facility must provide the supporting infrastructure for electric vehicle charging stations. This program only requires the supporting infrastructure, and does not require the charging equipment itself be installed at the time of initial construction.

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OSSC Amendment - Emergency Responder Radio Coverage

Temporary rule

Effective: May 2, 2017 through October 28, 2017

Amend: OAR 918-460-0015

This temporary rule provides predictable uniform standards regarding the installation of emergency responder radio coverage.

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