2011 ORS § 461.200¹
Operation of lottery

Within 105 days after the confirmation by the Senate of the Director of the Oregon State Lottery and at least three commissioners, the director shall begin public sales of tickets or shares. The Oregon State Lottery shall be initiated and shall continue to be operated so as to produce the maximum amount of net revenues to benefit the public purpose described in section 4, Article XV of the Constitution of the State of Oregon, commensurate with the public good. Other state government departments, boards, commissions, agencies and their officers shall cooperate with the lottery commission so as to aid the lottery commission in fulfilling these objectives. [1985 c.2 §4(1); 1985 c.302 §4(1); 1985 c.458 §1(1); 1985 c.520 §1(1)]