ORS 408.235¹
Eligibility for preference

A veteran is eligible to use the preference provided for in ORS 408.230 (Veterans’ preference in public employment) for a civil service position for which application is made at any time after discharge or release from service in the Armed Forces. [1977 c.854 §4; 1989 c.507 §3; 1995 c.777 §2; 1999 c.792 §2; 2007 c.525 §3; 2009 c.370 §2]

Notes of Decisions

Time served in a military reserve unit is not considered service for purpose of limita­tion period of this sec­tion. Davis v. Civil Service Bd., 39 Or App 695, 593 P2d 1209 (1979), Sup Ct review denied

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Amend­ment of civil service entrance or promo­tional examina­tion scores with respect to preference points after per­son no longer qualifies as “veteran,” (1978) Vol 38, p 1848

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 408—Miscellaneous Benefits for Veterans and Service Personnel, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors408.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 408, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano408.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information