2017 ORS 285B.200¹
Definitions for ORS 285B.200 to 285B.218

As used in ORS 285B.200 (Definitions for ORS 285B.200 to 285B.218) to 285B.218 (Pledge to assure repayment):

(1) “Brownfield” or “brownfields” has the meaning given that term in ORS 285A.185 (Brownfields redevelopment).

(2) “Eligible project costs” includes productive equipment and machinery, working capital for operations and export transactions and such other costs as the Oregon Business Development Department by rule may provide.

(3) “Environmental action” has the meaning given that term in ORS 285A.188 (Brownfields Redevelopment Fund).

(4) “Financial institution” includes institutions listed in ORS 706.008 (Additional definitions for Bank Act) and such other institutions defined by rule of the department as financial institutions for purposes of ORS 285B.200 (Definitions for ORS 285B.200 to 285B.218) to 285B.218 (Pledge to assure repayment).

(5) “Qualified business” means any existing or proposed business located in this state that will produce substantial benefits for this state.

(6) “Value-added agricultural industry” means an industry in which agricultural products have been processed, transformed or refined to the point where the products may be distributed to a final consumer without further processing, transformation or refining. The term also includes industries in which agricultural products are processed, transformed or refined for distribution to other than final consumers when such processing, transformation or refining represents a substantial increment in value as determined by the Oregon Business Development Department in consultation with the State Department of Agriculture. [Formerly 285.466; 1999 c.247 §4; 2007 c.804 §56; 2009 c.830 §71; 2012 c.73 §§1,2; 2016 c.116 §1]

Note: 285B.200 (Definitions for ORS 285B.200 to 285B.218) to 285B.218 (Pledge to assure repayment) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 285B by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 285B—Economic Development Ii, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors285B.­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.