2017 ORS 291.242¹
Allotment required before expenditure of appropriation
  • submitting estimates
  • notice to Legislative Fiscal Office

(1) An appropriation to which the allotment system is applicable does not become available to any state agency for expenditure during any allotment period until:

(a) The agency submits to the Oregon Department of Administrative Services an estimate, in such form as the department prescribes, for the allotment period, of the amount required for each activity to be carried on during that period; and

(b) The estimate is approved, increased or decreased by the department and funds allotted therefor.

(2) At the time a state agency submits an estimate to the department under subsection (1)(a) of this section, the agency shall submit a copy of the estimate to the Legislative Fiscal Office. The department may not allot funds under subsection (1)(b) of this section until the agency submits a copy of the estimate to the Legislative Fiscal Office. [Amended by 2009 c.885 §2]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Oregon Depart­ment of Administrative Services allot­ments to state agencies for pay­ments based on govern­ment regula­tions restricting use of prop­erty, (2001) Vol 49, p 284

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 291—State Financial Administration, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors291.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 291, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano291.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.