2017 ORS 293.510¹
Presentment of claims to Secretary of State not required

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the presentment of claims for payment from any moneys in the State Treasury to the Secretary of State as Auditor of Public Accounts and the audit, allowance or other approval of those claims by the Secretary of State as Auditor of Public Accounts before the drawing of warrants in payment of those claims or otherwise before payment of those claims is not required by statute. Any reference to the audit, allowance or other approval by the Secretary of State of those claims before payment in any general or specific statute is intended to be and shall be considered a reference to the performance of constitutional functions of the Secretary of State as Auditor of Public Accounts, and is not intended to be and shall not be considered a statutory requirement that those functions be performed before payment of those claims. [1967 c.454 §30]

Chapter 293

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Duty or authority of Secretary of State to con­duct performance audits, (1985) Vol. 44, p 381

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 293—Administration of Public Funds, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors293.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 293, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano293.­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.