Oregon Campaign Finance Regulation; Election Offenses
ORS 260.218
Subpoena authority


The Secretary of State, or the Attorney General acting under ORS 260.345 (Complaints or other information regarding violations), may issue subpoenas to compel the production of records, documents, books, papers, memoranda or other information necessary to determine compliance with the provisions of this chapter.


If a person fails to comply with any subpoena issued under subsection (1) of this section, a judge of the circuit court of any county, on application of the Secretary of State or Attorney General, shall compel obedience by proceedings for contempt as in the case of disobedience of the requirements of a subpoena issued from the circuit court. [1987 c.727 §13; 1993 c.493 §75; 1999 c.999 §15; 2019 c.637 §6]
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May. 15, 2020