Trade Regulation

ORS 646A.274
Definitions for ORS 646A

As used in ORS 646A.276 (Sale of gift card that expires, declines in value, includes fee or does not give option to redeem) and 646A.278 (Requirements for sale of gift card that expires):



“Gift card” means a prefunded record evidencing a promise that the issuer will provide goods or services to the owner of the record in the amount shown in the record.


“Gift card” does not mean prepaid telephone calling cards, prepaid commercial mobile radio services as defined in 47 C.F.R. 20.3, any gift card usable with more than one seller of goods or services or prepaid transportation cards.


“Prepaid transportation card” means any prefunded record evidencing a promise that one or more units of state or local government of any state will provide to the owner or holder of the record, in the amount shown in the record, transportation services that may include but are not limited to the use of a transit system, road or bridge access, use of the transportation system of a transportation district and parking access. [2007 c.772 §1; 2016 c.58 §2]


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