2017 ORS 297.110¹
Definitions for ORS 297.120

As used in this section and ORS 297.120 (Division of Audits investigation of state agency loss of public funds or property):

(1) “Public official” means any person who is serving a state agency as an officer, employee, member, agent or otherwise, regardless of whether the person is compensated for the person’s services.

(2) “State agency” means any state department, division, bureau or other agency or body headed by an elected or appointed state officer or member of a board or commission. [1963 c.617 §1; 1993 c.718 §1; 2007 c.219 §1; 2016 c.117 §53]

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.