2013 ORS § 260.685¹
Elections official compliance with directives of Secretary of State

An elections official shall not knowingly fail to comply with an interpretation made by the Secretary of State of any election law or a directive, an instruction or a rule made by the Secretary of State under ORS 246.110 (Secretary of State as chief elections officer), 246.120 (Directives, instructions and assistance to county clerks), 246.140 (Election law conferences for county clerks) or 246.150 (Rules). [1979 c.190 §389; 1995 c.607 §58]