OregonEM2In 2009, Oregon codified their Intrastate Mutual Assistance Compact, automatically enrolling  all relevant political subdivisions and agencies. We did not find the compact to be specific about the process of opting out, or who would administrate and oversee the compact.


Enacted: 2009

Compact Type: Codified

Compact Name: O.R.S. § 402, Intrastate Mutual Assistance Compact

Opt in/ Opt out: Opt out

Intrastate Mutual Aid Committee: No

Reimbursement/Payment: Intent of the compact is that assistance is non-reimbursable, but a sending local government may request reimbursement from a requesting local government

Workers Comp: Sending

Liability: Receiving

Operational Command and Control:  Split — sending has administrative control (i.e. protocols and procedures), but receiving has operational control

Credentialing: Yes

Time in Effect: Emergency Declaration or Training

Home Rule or Dillon’s Rule: Home Rule

Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 13:47 pm