2017 ORS 243.057¹
Role of executive director

(1) The executive director of the Public Employees’ Benefit Board shall also serve as the executive director of the Oregon Educators Benefit Board.

(2) The executive director shall combine administrative functions and operations of the Public Employees’ Benefit Board and the Oregon Educators Benefit Board to the greatest extent practicable to avoid duplication of effort and to promote efficiency, to the extent the combination of functions and operations is consistent with applicable law and administrative rule.

(3) At least once each year, the executive director shall report to the interim committees of the Legislative Assembly related to health on the status of the merger of the functions and operations of the boards and actions taken by the executive director to carry out the plan developed under section 25, chapter 746, Oregon Laws 2017. [2017 c.746 §26]

Note: 243.057 (Role of executive director) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 243 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Note: Section 25, chapter 746, Oregon Laws 2017, provides:

Sec. 25. Executive committee to develop merger plan. (1) In order to promote efficiency and avoid duplication of effort, the Public Employees’ Benefit Board and the Oregon Educators Benefit Board shall develop a plan for merger as described in this section.

(2) The Public Employees’ Benefit Board and the Oregon Educators Benefit Board shall each appoint an equal number of voting members from the Public Employees’ Benefit Board and voting members from the Oregon Educators Benefit Board to a combined executive committee.

(3) The executive committee shall select one of its members as chair of the committee. The committee shall meet at such times as determined by the chair or a majority of the committee. A majority of the committee constitutes a quorum for the transaction of business of the committee.

(4) The executive committee shall develop a plan for the orderly merger of the functions and operations of the Public Employees’ Benefit Board and the Oregon Educators Benefit Board. The executive committee shall present the plan developed under this subsection, as well as a cost-benefit analysis of the plan, to the Joint Committee on Ways and Means no later than February 1, 2018. [2017 c.746 §25]

Chapter 243

Notes of Decisions

Effect of Public Employe Rela­tions Act is to modify authority of Personnel Division so that, while division retains responsibility for es­tab­lishing general job salary grades and classifica­tions, specific salary within each range which is paid to employe in public employe bargaining unit is subject to negotia­tion or arbitra­tion under terms of this chapter. AFSCME v. Executive Dept., 52 Or App 457, 628 P2d 1228 (1981), Sup Ct review denied

Provision of collective bargaining agree­ment giving present employes lateral transfer rights was valid under ORS 240.321 (Collective bargaining) and fact that its imple­menta­tion resulted in male succeeding female employe did not violate state af­firm­a­tive ac­tion statutes. State Executive Dept. v. OPEU, 91 Or App 124, 754 P2d 582 (1988)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

State agencies paying carpooling employes’ parking fees, (1974) Vol 36, p 1015

Law Review Cita­tions

51 OLR 23, 44 (1971)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 243—Public Employee Rights and Benefits, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors243.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 243, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano243.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.