secretary of the senate

  • 1.

    The chief administrative officer of the Senate.

    Oregon State Legislature 1
  • 2.

    The chief administrative officer of the Senate. The Secretary of the Senate is elected by all the members of the Senate, and is responsible for keeping records of the proceedings of the Senate, supervising Senate employees, acting as parliamentarian of the Senate and advising members on parliamentary procedures, and preparing all Senate publications for printing.

    Oregon State Legislature 2

1Oregon State Legislature, Legislative Glossary for Kids, http://­www.leg.state.or.us/­kids/­childrensglossary.htm (last accessed May 27, 2009).

2Oregon State Legislature, Legislative Glossary of Terms, http://­www.leg.state.or.us/­glossary.html (last accessed May 27, 2009).