ORS 180.180¹
Department of Justice Operating Account

(1) The Department of Justice Operating Account is created. Moneys credited to the account are continuously appropriated for the purpose of paying expenses incurred by the Department of Justice, including those incurred by the Division of Child Support, but not including expenses described in ORS 180.095 (Consumer Protection and Education Revolving Account), that are reimbursable from the Consumer Protection and Education Revolving Account.

(2) All moneys received by the Department of Justice pursuant to its activities, except those received and creditable to the Consumer Protection and Education Revolving Account, shall be deposited in the State Treasury to the credit of the Department of Justice Operating Account.

(3) Subaccounts may be used in the Department of Justice Operating Account whenever the Department of Justice determines that operating needs of the department so require.

(4) In order to facilitate financing the operating expenses of the Department of Justice described in subsection (1) of this section, the Department of Justice may at any time during the biennium transfer to the Department of Justice Operating Account with the approval of the Director of the Oregon Department of Administrative Services such funds as it considers necessary, not to exceed $800,000, from funds duly appropriated to the Department of Justice for a biennial period. Such funds so transferred shall be retransferred from the Department of Justice Operating Account to the appropriation from which the original transfer was made. The retransfers shall be accomplished prior to the last day of each biennial period. [1971 c.85 §2; 1981 c.657 §4]

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Notes of Decisions

State Accident Insurance Fund Corpora­tion is subject to the pro­vi­sions of this chapter relating to legal representa­tion. Frohnmayer v. SAIF, 61 Or App 147, 655 P2d 1098 (1982), aff'd 294 Or 570, 660 P2d 1061 (1983)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Legal business of Oregon Medical Insurance Pool is not part of state's legal affairs and Attorney General may not provide advice or legal assistance to pool or its board of directors except at request of state of­fi­cer or agency, (1989) Vol 46, p 155

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 180—Attorney General; Department of Justice, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­180.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 180, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­180ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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.
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