2017 ORS 294.740¹
Refund of account balances
  • payment of deficits
  • erroneous benefit payments

(1) The Employment Department shall refund to a political subdivision electing to cancel its request as provided by ORS 657.513 (Political subdivision contribution payments from Local Government Employer Benefit Trust Fund) any account balance remaining after the department has made all payments to the Unemployment Compensation Trust Fund required to be made on behalf of the political subdivision.

(2) A political subdivision canceling a request having a negative account balance shall make such additional payments into the fund as necessary to maintain a zero account balance.

(3) Erroneous benefit payments determined after June 30, 1978, and attributable to wages paid by a political subdivision making payments under ORS 294.735 (Payments to fund by political subdivisions) shall be excluded from the account balance determination and the determination of the benefit cost rate of that political subdivision. [1977 c.491 §§6,7; 1989 c.135 §4]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 294—County and Municipal Financial Administration, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors294.­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.