2017 ORS 406.005¹
Department of Veterans’ Affairs
  • duties
  • rules

(1) The Department of Veterans’ Affairs is established.

(2) The department is under the supervision and control of a director appointed as provided in ORS 406.020 (Director of Veterans’ Affairs).

(3) The department is responsible for the administration of federal and state laws relating to veterans.

(4) The department, with the advice of the Advisory Committee created under ORS 406.210 (Function of advisory committee), shall adopt rules that the department considers necessary to carry out the provisions of ORS chapters 406, 407 and 408 and ORS 88.710 (“Lien” defined) to 88.740 (Investment of surplus moneys in Oregon War Veterans’ Bond Sinking Account). [2005 c.625 §1; 2007 c.44 §1; 2009 c.41 §24]

Note: 406.005 (Department of Veterans’ Affairs) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 406 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 406—Department of Veterans’ Affairs, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors406.­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.