ORS 260.102¹
Statements of persons reducing expenditure deficit

(1) A person who receives or expends money or any other thing of value, after the date of an election, for the purpose of reducing an expenditure deficit shown by a statement of contributions and expenditures filed by a candidate or treasurer, shall file with the Secretary of State a statement showing the source of all moneys or other things of value received or expended if the person:

(a) Is not the candidate or treasurer; and

(b) Does not receive or expend the money or other thing of value through the candidate or treasurer.

(2) The statement shall list the name, occupation and address of each person, or the name, address and primary nature of each political committee, who contributed an aggregate amount of more than $100 on behalf of a candidate or regarding a measure. The statement may list as a single item the total amount of other contributions, but shall specify how those contributions were obtained. The statement must be signed and certified as true by the person required to file it or by the person’s authorized representative.

(3) As used in this section, "address" includes street number and name, rural route number or post-office box, and city and state. [1971 c.749 §10; 1973 c.744 §14; 1975 c.675 §33; 1979 c.190 §351; 1991 c.258 §3; 1991 c.719 §17; 2005 c.809 §§35,35a]

Notes of Decisions

Disclosure require­ments, specifically with respect to third parties, do not infringe on right to associate for po­lit­i­cal purposes and are constitu­tional. Oregon Socialist Workers v. Paulus, 432 F Supp 1255 (1977)

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Notes of Decisions

Challenge to ballot title on basis it did not conform to ORS 310.315 is within jurisdic­tion of Tax Court. Gugler v. Baker School Dist. 5-J, 12 OTR 162 (1992)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Applica­tion to committee collecting contribu­tions to es­tab­lish fund to defray elected official's expenses incurred in performing po­lit­i­cal func­tions of office, (1980) Vol 40, p 11; preemp­tion by federal law of campaign financing with respect to federal candidates, (1981) Vol 41, p 420

Law Review Cita­tions

50 OLR 299-321 (1971); 55 OLR 253-266 (1976)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 260—Campaign Finance Regulation; Election Offenses, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors260.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 260, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­260ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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