ORS 297.020¹
Functions and duties of Division of Audits
  • moneys available for use by division

(1) The Division of Audits shall have the function and duty of carrying out the provisions of ORS 297.210 (Audits of accounts of state agencies and state-aided institutions and agencies), 297.230 (Estimate and payment of costs and expenses of audits), 297.405 (Definitions for ORS 297.020, 297.230, 297.405 to 297.740 and 297.990) to 297.555 (Short title), 297.990 (Penalties) and this section.

(2) All moneys received under authority of the sections listed in subsection (1) of this section and moneys appropriated for use by the Secretary of State in carrying out the provisions of those sections hereby are made available for use by the Division of Audits. [Amended by 1977 c.774 §19; 1979 c.286 §6]

Chapter 297

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Duty or authority of Secretary of State to con­duct performance audits, (1985) Vol. 44, p 381

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 297—Audits of Public Funds and Financial Records, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors297.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 297, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­297ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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