2011 ORS § 406.020¹
Director of Veterans Affairs
  • appointment
  • confirmation

The Department of Veterans Affairs shall be under the supervision and control of the Director of Veterans Affairs. The Governor shall appoint the director subject to confirmation by the Senate in the manner provided in ORS 171.562 (Procedures for confirmation) and 171.565 (Vote required for confirmation). The appointment may not be made without the written approval of the Advisory Committee provided for in ORS 406.210 (Function of advisory committee). The director shall be a veteran, chosen on the basis of executive and administrative ability. [Amended by 1973 c.792 §14; 2005 c.625 §5; 2009 c.41 §6]