ORS 251.225¹
Preparation and filing of explanatory statement by Legislative Counsel Committee
  • when explanatory statement of committee used

(1) The Legislative Counsel Committee shall prepare an impartial, simple and understandable statement of not more than 500 words explaining each state measure. The statement shall be filed electronically with the Secretary of State not later than the last day for filing a statement prepared under ORS 251.215 (Preparation and filing of explanatory statement of measure).

(2) If an explanatory statement is not filed by a committee under ORS 251.215 (Preparation and filing of explanatory statement of measure), the statement of the Legislative Counsel Committee shall be the explanatory statement of the measure, and shall be subject to the provisions of ORS 251.215 (Preparation and filing of explanatory statement of measure). [Formerly 254.225; 1993 c.493 §21; 1993 c.811 §15; 2011 c.646 §6]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 251—Voters’ Pamphlet, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors251.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
 
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.
 
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