2017 ORS 291.272¹
Definitions for ORS 291.272 to 291.278

As used in ORS 291.272 (Definitions for ORS 291.272 to 291.278) to 291.278 (Transfer of allocated amounts), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) “Governmental service expenses” means the expenses of state government that are attributable to the operation, maintenance, administration and support of state government generally, and includes the following:

(a) Administrative expenditures of the Oregon Department of Administrative Services supported out of the General Fund.

(b) Sixty percent of the administrative expenditures of the Legislative Assembly out of moneys appropriated from the General Fund, and all of the expenditures incurred in the administration of the duties of the Emergency Board.

(c) Sixty percent of the administrative expenditures incurred by the Legislative Fiscal Office out of moneys appropriated from the General Fund in the administration of the duties of the Joint Committee on Ways and Means and the Emergency Board.

(d) Sixty percent of the administrative expenditures incurred out of moneys appropriated from the General Fund in the administration of the duties of the Legislative Counsel Committee.

(e) Seventy-five percent of the administrative expenditures of the Office of the Governor incurred out of moneys appropriated from the General Fund.

(2) “State agency” means every state officer, board, commission, department, institution, branch or agency of the state government, whose costs are paid wholly or in part from funds held in the State Treasury, and includes the Legislative Assembly, the courts and their officers and committees. [1967 c.637 §2; 1973 c.439 §9; 1983 c.385 §1; 1985 c.565 §45; 1991 c.112 §1; 2013 c.722 §46; 2016 c.117 §28]

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 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.