2017 ORS 278.415¹
Department authorization of agency insurance purchases
  • exceptions

(1) A state agency may not purchase insurance except as authorized by the Oregon Department of Administrative Services and in accordance with the terms, conditions and procurement methods as may be established by the department, except for the transaction of workers’ compensation insurance and reinsurance business by the State Accident Insurance Fund Corporation.

(2) This section does not apply to:

(a) Professional liability insurance acquired under ORS 9.080 (Duties of board of governors) (2);

(b) Insurance for employee benefits; or

(c) Loan cancellation life insurance procured by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs under ORS 407.465 (Loan cancellation life insurance). [1985 c.731 §3; 2009 c.29 §2]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 278—Insurance for Public Bodies, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors278.­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.