2017 ORS 276.440¹
Renting space to public agencies and private citizens
  • use for meetings

(1) For any building under its jurisdiction, as described in ORS 276.004 (Utilization of buildings and grounds other than State Capitol, Supreme Court Building and State Capitol State Park), the Oregon Department of Administrative Services may:

(a) Rent space not needed or available to state agencies in order of priority first to other public agencies then to private citizens.

(b) Rent space designated for public use to private concessions, when such use will not interfere with the orderly conduct of state business and is consistent with the public interest.

(c) Permit the occasional use of any unoccupied or vacant room or space by persons or organizations for conventions, assemblies or other public meetings.

(2) The Director of the Oregon Department of Administrative Services may fix and collect a rental sufficient to defray the cost of janitor service and other expenses, including debt service. Receipts from rentals of space permitted under subsection (1) of this section shall be placed in the Oregon Department of Administrative Services Operating Fund and are continuously appropriated for the purposes of that fund. [1977 c.598 §26]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 276—Public Facilities, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors276.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.