2017 ORS 297.040¹
Payment of costs and expenses of audits authorized by ORS 297.030

The costs and expenses of conducting audits authorized by ORS 297.030 (Audits, reviews and investigations authorized to be made by the Secretary of State may be assigned to Division of Audits) shall be paid from whatever funds are appropriated by law for use in carrying out the provisions of the respective laws relating thereto. The costs and expenses shall be charged and billed to such funds or activities in the same manner as are costs and expenses charged and billed for audits, reviews, investigations and system installations to municipal corporations and the various state departments, boards and commissions. [Amended by 1987 c.143 §2]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Responsibility of school districts for cost of audits con­ducted by Secretary of State, (1995) Vol 47, p 224

Chapter 297

Atty. Gen. Opinions

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

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 297—Audits of Public Funds and Financial Records, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors297.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 297, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano297.­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.