2007 ORS 238.500¹
Definitions for ORS 238.500 to 238.585

As used in ORS 238.500 (Definitions for ORS 238.500 to 238.585) to 238.585 (Use of creditable service by person who serves as both member and judge member), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) "Court" means the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeals, the Oregon Tax Court and a circuit court.

(2) "Judge" means a judge of any court.

(3) "Judge member" means a judge who is a member of the Public Employees Retirement System subject to ORS 238.500 (Definitions for ORS 238.500 to 238.585) to 238.585 (Use of creditable service by person who serves as both member and judge member).

(4) "Service as a judge" means creditable service, as defined by ORS 238.005 (Definitions), by a judge as:

(a) A regularly elected or appointed judge of a court; or

(b) A regularly elected or appointed judge of a court temporarily in another court. [Formerly 237.211]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 238—Public Employees Retirement System, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­238.­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.