ORS 84.016¹
Construction and application

ORS 84.001 (Short title) to 84.061 (Federal electronic signatures law partially superseded) must be construed and applied:

(1) To facilitate electronic transactions consistent with other applicable law;

(2) To be consistent with reasonable practices concerning electronic transactions and with the continued expansion of those practices; and

(3) To effectuate the general purpose of ORS 84.001 (Short title) to 84.061 (Federal electronic signatures law partially superseded) to make uniform the law with respect to the subject of ORS 84.001 (Short title) to 84.061 (Federal electronic signatures law partially superseded) among states enacting it. [2001 c.535 §6]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 84—Electronic Transactions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors084.­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.
 
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