2007 ORS 184.360¹
Internal audits in state government
  • policy
  • reports
  • rules

(1) As used in this section, "state government" has the meaning given that term in ORS 174.111 ("State government" defined).

(2) It is the policy of this state that internal audit activities within state government be coordinated to promote effectiveness.

(3) The Oregon Department of Administrative Services shall adopt rules setting standards and policies for internal audit functions within state government. The rules shall include, but are not limited to:

(a) Standards for internal audits that are consistent with and incorporate commonly recognized industry standards and practices; and

(b) Policies and procedures that ensure the integrity of the internal audit process.

(4) Not later than December 31 of each calendar year, the department shall prepare and submit a report to the Joint Legislative Audit Committee. In the absence of the Joint Legislative Audit Committee, the department shall submit the report to the Joint Committee on Ways and Means or the Emergency Board. The report shall describe internal audit activities that have occurred in state government during the calendar year in which the report is prepared. [2005 c.373 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 184—Administrative Services and Transportation Departments, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­184.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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.