2015 ORS § 294.680¹
Certifying excessive or unauthorized expenditures to district attorney
  • action by district attorney

If at any time the commission finds that any municipal corporation, or public official thereof, has expended any public money in excess of the amounts or for any other or different purpose or purposes than is authorized by law, the commission shall certify to the district attorney for the county that fact, and the district attorney shall proceed for the recovery thereof as by law provided.