2015 ORS 461.215¹
Video lottery games

(1) The Oregon State Lottery Commission may initiate a game or games using video devices, the proceeds from which shall be transferred to the Administrative Services Economic Development Fund for allocation as provided by law.

(2) In the approval and purchase of video lottery games, game terminals and equipment, the lottery commission and any game operator, distributor, retailer or owner shall prefer goods or services that have been manufactured in this state if price, fitness and quality are otherwise equal.

(3) The lottery commission shall separately record and account for the costs and net proceeds of games operated under this section. At such time as the lottery commission makes the quarterly transfer of net proceeds provided for by ORS 461.540 (Administrative Services Economic Development Fund), it shall certify to the Oregon Department of Administrative Services the amount of such transfer which represents the net proceeds of games provided for in subsection (1) of this section. [1989 c.828 §6; 1991 c.461 §80; 1991 c.962 §2; 1993 c.18 §117; 2009 c.221 §3]

Notes of Decisions

Allowance of video poker terminals, considered in context of other statutory restric­tions, does not per se violate Sec­tion 4, Article XV, Oregon Constitu­tion, by making es­tab­lish­ment a casino. Ecumenical Ministries v. Oregon State Lottery Comm., 318 Or 551, 871 P2d 106 (1994)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 461—Oregon State Lottery, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors461.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 461, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano461.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.