2017 ORS 456.375¹
Definitions for ORS 456.375 to 456.390

As used in ORS 456.375 (Definitions for ORS 456.375 to 456.390) to 456.390 (Annual report regarding participation of local housing authorities in Housing Choice Voucher Program):

(1) “Housing Choice Voucher Program” means the federal tenant-based assistance program established under 42 U.S.C. 1437f(o).

(2) “Landlord” means an owner of a dwelling unit that has entered into an agreement with a local housing authority to receive tenant-based assistance payments under the Housing Choice Voucher Program and that has entered into a rental or lease agreement with a tenant determined to be eligible to receive assistance under the Housing Choice Voucher Program.

(3) “Local housing authority” means a housing authority that has entered into a contract with the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development of the United States pursuant to which the housing authority is authorized to make tenant-based assistance payments to landlords within a designated county or area of operation under the Housing Choice Voucher Program.

(4) “Tenant” means an individual or a family who is determined to be eligible to receive tenant-based assistance payments under the Housing Choice Voucher Program and who has entered into a rental or lease agreement with a landlord. [2013 c.740 §2]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 456—Housing, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors456.­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.