ORS 348.701¹
Definitions for ORS 348.701 to 348.710

As used in ORS 348.701 (Definitions for ORS 348.701 to 348.710) to 348.710 (Confidentiality of records, communications and information):

(1) "Board" means the Oregon Growth Account Board established in ORS 348.707 (Oregon Growth Account Board).

(2) "Emerging growth business" means an individual or group of individuals or a new or small company, including but not limited to any new or small partnership, limited liability company, corporation, firm, association or other entity, that has the capacity, upon obtaining appropriate capital, to generate significant high skill, high wage employment.

(3) "Management company" includes an individual or group of individuals, firm, association, limited partnership, partnership, corporation or other investment company.

(4) "Seed capital" means financing that is provided for the initial phases, including the first phase, of development, refinement and commercialization of a technology, product, process or innovation, including but not limited to facilitating technology transfers related to academic research, discoveries or developments for the purpose of commercialization of a technology, product, process or innovation. [1995 c.811 §5(5); 1997 c.323 §1; 1999 c.42 §3; 1999 c.54 §1; 2001 c.52 §1; 2001 c.922 §1; 2005 c.835 §25; 2007 c.172 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 348—Student Aid; Education Stability Fund; Planning, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­348.­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. Currency Information