2017 ORS 285B.215¹
Credit Enhancement Fund
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(1) There is established in the State Treasury, separate and distinct from the General Fund, the Credit Enhancement Fund. All moneys in the fund are continuously appropriated to the Oregon Business Development Department for the following purposes:

(a) Payment of claims pursuant to contracts for loan or credit guarantees under ORS 285B.200 (Definitions for ORS 285B.200 to 285B.218) to 285B.218 (Pledge to assure repayment).

(b) Payment of administrative costs of the department for actual and necessary administrative expenses incurred by the department in administering the fund and establishing and maintaining the program established under ORS 285B.200 (Definitions for ORS 285B.200 to 285B.218) to 285B.218 (Pledge to assure repayment).

(c) Repayment of transfers of funds required or authorized by law.

(d) Purchase or buyout of superior or prior liens, mortgages or security interests.

(2) Moneys in the Credit Enhancement Fund shall consist of:

(a) Moneys appropriated to the fund by the Legislative Assembly, including moneys derived from the Administrative Services Economic Development Fund.

(b) Proceeds from collateral assigned to the department.

(c) Interest earned on moneys in the fund.

(d) Transfers of moneys to the fund.

(e) Fees assessed for guarantees, as determined by the department.

(f) Moneys from gifts.

(g) Moneys from any grant made to the fund by any federal agency.

(h) Proceeds of insurance provided by the Export-Import Bank of the United States or by any other provider of insurance for export transactions. [Formerly 285.471; 2007 c.804 §60; 2009 c.830 §74]

Note: See note under 285B.200 (Definitions for ORS 285B.200 to 285B.218).

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.