2017 ORS 181A.893¹
Entities employing private security providers
  • rules

(1) It is unlawful for an entity that employs private security providers to use a name that implies that the entity is, or is affiliated with, an existing law enforcement unit or public safety agency as defined in ORS 181A.355 (Definitions for ORS 181A.355 to 181A.670), the organized militia as described in ORS 396.105 (Militia comprised of organized and unorganized militia), the Armed Forces of the United States, a federal law enforcement agency or a federal intelligence agency.

(2) The Board on Public Safety Standards and Training, in consultation with the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training, shall adopt rules related to the requirements of subsection (1) of this section. [2016 c.50 §1]

Note: Section 2, chapter 50, Oregon Laws 2016, provides:

Sec. 2. Section 1 of this 2016 Act [181A.893 (Entities employing private security providers)] does not apply to an entity that operates under a name described in section 1 of this 2016 Act on or after the operative date specified in section 3 of this 2016 Act [July 1, 2016] for as long as the entity is owned by the person that owned it on the operative date specified in section 3 of this 2016 Act. [2016 c.50 §2]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 181A—State Police; Crime Reporting and Records; Public Safety Standards and Training; Private Security Services, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors181A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.