ORS 279A.075¹

(1) Unless otherwise provided in the Public Contracting Code, the exercise of all authorities in the code may be delegated and subdelegated in whole or in part. Notwithstanding delegations of authority under this section, a person’s or agency’s exercise of the delegated authority is governed by the code and rules adopted under the code.

(2) The Secretary of State, State Treasurer, Director of the Oregon Department of Administrative Services and Director of Transportation and other heads of state agencies with specific limited authority identified in ORS 279A.050 (Procurement authority) (6) may delegate their authority to contract for and manage public contracts for their offices or agencies. [2003 c.794 §12]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 279A—Public Contracting - General Provisions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors279A.­pdf (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. Currency Information