2013 ORS § 705.148¹
Transfers from Consumer and Business Services Fund to Workers Benefit Fund
  • purpose
  • amount
  • liability limit

(1) The Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services shall transfer workers compensation premium assessment revenue from the Consumer and Business Services Fund to the Workers Benefit Fund to finance the cost of carrying out the provisions of ORS 656.054 (Claim of injured worker of noncomplying employer) and 656.735 (Civil penalty for noncomplying employers) and section 15, chapter 600, Oregon Laws 1985.

(2) The amount of total transfers during any one year shall be limited to an amount that will produce an ending cash balance approximating six months of projected expenditures in the Workers Benefit Fund in regard to its functions under ORS 656.054 (Claim of injured worker of noncomplying employer) and 656.735 (Civil penalty for noncomplying employers) and section 15, chapter 600, Oregon Laws 1985.

(3) The transfers may be conducted annually, quarterly or monthly. Total annual transfers shall comply with subsection (2) of this section.

(4) The departments funded liability for claims costs pursuant to ORS 656.054 (Claim of injured worker of noncomplying employer) and 656.735 (Civil penalty for noncomplying employers) and section 15, chapter 600, Oregon Laws 1985, shall be limited to the amount of moneys included in the transfers determined by the director to be available for these purposes. [1995 c.641 §27]