• 1.

    A law passed by a legislature.

    United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit 1
  • 2.

    A codified law. (NOTE: "Codify" means "to arrange laws systematically." A codified law is one that has been incorporated into that section of the ORS that it amends, modifies, or accompanies.)

    Oregon State Legislature 2

1United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Commonly Used Terms - U.S. Courts, http://­­content/­view.php?pk_id=0000000237 (last accessed May 28, 2009).

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