2011 ORS § 183.325¹
Delegation of rulemaking authority to named officer or employee

Unless otherwise provided by law, an agency may delegate its rulemaking authority to an officer or employee within the agency. A delegation of authority under this section must be made in writing and filed with the Secretary of State before the filing of any rule adopted pursuant to the delegation. A delegation under this section may be made only to one or more named individuals. The delegation of authority shall reflect the name of the authorized individual or individuals, and be signed in acknowledgment by the named individuals. Any officer or employee to whom rulemaking authority is delegated under this section is an agency for the purposes of the rulemaking requirements of this chapter. [1979 c.593 §10; 1993 c.729 §1]