2017 ORS 286A.798¹
Authority of State Treasurer to issue bonds

(1) In accordance with the applicable provisions of ORS chapter 286A, the State Treasurer, with the concurrence of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, may issue Article XI-P bonds:

(a) At the request of the Director of the Oregon Department of Administrative Services for the purposes specified in Article XI-P of the Oregon Constitution, plus an amount determined by the State Treasurer to pay estimated bond-related costs; and

(b) Subject to the budget authorization for bond issuance established under ORS 286A.035 (Bond budget authorization) for the Department of Education for the biennium.

(2) The State Treasurer may issue Article XI-P bonds for the purpose of refunding Article XI-P bonds.

(3) The net proceeds of Article XI-P bonds must be deposited in the School Capital Matching Fund established under ORS 286A.806 (School Capital Matching Fund) as described in section 4, Article XI-P of the Oregon Constitution.

(4) If at any time the superintendent determines that the net proceeds of Article XI-P bonds deposited in the School Capital Matching Fund pursuant to subsection (3) of this section exceed the amount necessary for the purposes described in subsection (1)(a) of this section and the budget authorization, the superintendent, in consultation with the Oregon Department of Administrative Services, may transfer the excess amount to the Article XI-P Bond Fund established under ORS 286A.802 (Article XI-P Bond Fund) or the Article XI-P Bond Administration Fund established under ORS 286A.804 (Article XI-P Bond Administration Fund).

(5) Article XI-P bonds are a general obligation of the State of Oregon and must contain a direct promise on behalf of the State of Oregon to pay the principal of, the interest on and the premium, if any, on the Article XI-P bonds. The State of Oregon shall pledge its full faith and credit and taxing power to the payment of the principal of, the interest on and the premium, if any, on Article XI-P bonds, except that the ad valorem taxing power of the State of Oregon may not be pledged to pay Article XI-P bonds. [2011 c.699 §2; 2017 c.9 §21]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 286A—State Borrowing Public Borrowing, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors286A.­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.