2007 ORS § 8.415¹
Definitions for ORS 8.415 to 8.455

As used in ORS 8.415 (Definitions for ORS 8.415 to 8.455) to 8.455 (Advisory committee, membership), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) "Administrator" means the State Court Administrator.

(2) "Advisory committee" means the Certified Shorthand Reporters Advisory Committee created in ORS 8.455 (Advisory committee, membership).

(3) "Certified shorthand reporter" means an individual who has been certified to engage in the practice of shorthand reporting under ORS 8.415 (Definitions for ORS 8.415 to 8.455) to 8.455 (Advisory committee, membership).

(4) "Shorthand reporting" means the making and transcribing of a verbatim record of any court proceeding, deposition, hearing or other matter where the verbatim record is required or requested by any court, grand jury, attorney or referee to be made by means of a written system of either manual or machine shorthand procedures. [Formerly 703.400; 1997 c.249 §3; 2003 c.14 §6]