Pursuant to ORS 183.360 (Publication of rules and orders), the Secretary of State shall publish in electronic form administrative rules adopted or amended by state agencies and make the information available to the public and members of the Legislative Assembly.
The Secretary of State shall determine the most cost-effective format and procedures for the timely release of the information described in subsection (1) of this section in electronic form.
Pursuant to ORS 183.355 (Filing and taking effect of rules), the Secretary of State shall establish requirements for filing administrative rules adopted or amended by state agencies for entry into computer networks for the purpose of subsection (1) of this section.
Although each state agency is responsible for its information resources, centralized information resource management must also exist to:
Provide public access to the information described in subsection (1) of this section;
Provide technical assistance to state agencies; and
Ensure that the information resources needed to implement subsection (1) of this section are addressed along with the needs of the individual agencies.
Personal information concerning a person who accesses the information identified in subsection (1) of this section may be maintained only for the purpose of providing service to the person.
No fee or other charge may be imposed by the Secretary of State as a condition of accessing the information identified in subsection (1) of this section.
No action taken pursuant to this section shall be deemed to alter or relinquish any copyright or other proprietary interest or entitlement of the State of Oregon relative to any of the information made available pursuant to subsection (1) of this section. [1995 c.614 §5; 2017 c.518 §5]Note: 183.365 (Publication of administrative rules in electronic form) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 183 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.