2015 ORS § 254.483¹
Ballot security
  • destruction of unused ballots

(1) Each county clerk is responsible for the safekeeping, disposition and security of all ballots.

(2) As soon as practicable after the final day permitted for a contest of the election or for filing a demand for a recount, the county clerk shall destroy all unused ballots. [Formerly 254.475; 2007 c.154 §43; 2013 c.679 §2]