ORS 475A.130¹
Special Crime and Forfeiture Account

The Special Crime and Forfeiture Account is established in the General Fund of the State Treasury. The account shall consist of all forfeiture proceeds received or retained by agencies of the state under this chapter, except as otherwise provided by ORS 475A.126 (Distribution of forfeited property or proceeds by state). All moneys in the account are continuously appropriated to the Department of Justice and may be used only for the purposes specified in ORS 475A.126 (Distribution of forfeited property or proceeds by state) (4). [1989 c.791 §11c; 1993 c.699 §9; 1999 c.59 §153; 2001 c.780 §15; 2001 c.834 §§5a,9a; 2005 c.830 §39]

Chapter 475A

Notes of Decisions

Civil forfeiture pro­ceed­ing under this chapter is not sufficiently crim­i­nal in nature to bar on state or federal double jeopardy grounds later pros­e­cu­­tion for prohibited con­duct that justified forfeiture. State v. Selness/Miller, 334 Or 515, 54 P3d 1025 (2002)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 475A—Civil Forfeiture, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors475A.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 475A, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­475aano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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