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Updated Definition of an Oregon Public Record

The Oregon Legislature passed 2011 HB 2244, re definition of a public record, and it was signed by the Governor on August 2, 2011:
Effective Date:  August 2, 2011.  Chapter: 645 (2011 Laws).
Relating to public records; creating new provisions; amending ORS 192.005 and 192.502; and declaring an emergency….”  (HTML and the PDF version of the enrolled bill.)
Includes an expanded definition of public record and new public records policy requirements.
Link to the Oregon Legislature’s website for more information.

You can also find the Oregon Public Records Manual at the Department of Justice website.

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