(1) The State Land Board has exclusive jurisdiction to assert title to submerged or submersible lands in navigable waterways on behalf of the State of Oregon.
(2) The board shall not in any manner assert title to submerged or submersible lands in any waterway in this state unless either:
(a) A court having jurisdiction to determine title to real property in Oregon has determined that the waterway or part of the waterway is navigable and that determination is final; or
(b) The board has made a declaration under ORS 274.406 that contemplates the assertion of such title. [1995 c.471 §3]Section: Previous 274.310 274.355 274.360 274.365 274.370 274.375 274.400 274.402 274.404 274.406 274.408 274.410 274.412 274.420 274.425 Next
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