ORS 291.730¹
Cryptocurrency payments

(1) Unless authorized by the State Treasurer, the state government, as defined in ORS 174.111 (“State government” defined), may not accept payments using cryptocurrency.

(2) As used in this section, “cryptocurrency” means digital or virtual currency that relies on cryptography to effect transfers and a decentralized network to record transactions. [2019 c.50 §1]

Note: 291.730 (Cryptocurrency payments) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 291 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 291—STATE FINANCIAL, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors291.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information