ORS 660.355¹
Definitions for ORS 660.355 to 660.364

As used in ORS 660.355 (Definitions for ORS 660.355 to 660.364) to 660.364 (Financial incentives and comprehensive strategies to promote green economy and green technology and innovation):

(1) “Green job” means a job that provides a service or produces a product that:

(a) Increases energy efficiency;

(b) Produces renewable energy;

(c) Prevents, reduces or mitigates environmental degradation;

(d) Cleans up and restores the natural environment; or

(e) Provides education, consultation, policy promotion, accreditation, trading and offsets or similar supporting services for any of the activities identified in this subsection.

(2) “Targeted population” means:

(a) Entry level or similar workers in high demand green job careers who are in or preparing for high wage green jobs;

(b) Dislocated workers in declining industries who are in or are seeking training for high wage green jobs;

(c) Dislocated workers in the forest products, agricultural or energy sectors who are in or are seeking training for high wage green jobs;

(d) Veterans who are residents of Oregon or members of the Oregon National Guard; or

(e) Members of disadvantaged groups. [2009 c.887 §2; 2011 c.452 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 660—Apprenticeship and Training; Workforce Development, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors660.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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.
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