2017 ORS 284.575¹
Duties of Department of Transportation related to state economic development strategy

In furtherance of the state economic development strategy developed under ORS 284.570 (Development of state economic development strategy), the Department of Transportation shall:

(1) Develop a process to prioritize funding for transportation projects that further the state economic development strategy.

(2) Develop and maintain state transportation policies and a comprehensive long-range plan for a safe, multimodal transportation system that encourages economic efficiency and orderly economic development and that maximizes the use of existing transportation infrastructure.

(3) Take actions that are necessary to ensure that department policies and activities are implemented in a manner that supports the state economic development strategy.

(4) Expedite the processing of permits issued by the department for transportation projects that further the state economic development strategy. [2003 c.800 §27]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 284—Organizations for Economic Development, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors284.­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.