2017 ORS 285B.283¹

The Legislative Assembly declares that it is the policy of the State of Oregon:

(1) Working with private firms, industry associations and others, to encourage cooperative sector-based strategies to promote industrial competitiveness.

(2) That programs to develop particular industry sectors of this state’s economy, to the maximum extent feasible, include firms of all sizes. To promote that policy, the Oregon Business Development Department shall undertake efforts as are necessary to encourage representative participation by small firms under ORS 285B.280 (Definition of “traded sector”) to 285B.286 (Entrepreneurial and industry development activities).

(3) To emphasize industry development in those sectors of the economy in which Oregon firms face national and international competition.

(4) To provide an adequate supply of industrial and traded sector sites that are available for immediate development. [Formerly 285.767; 2003 c.800 §22; 2009 c.830 §81]

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.