(1) The Oregon Department of Administrative Services is authorized to negotiate for and purchase such insurance as it deems necessary or desirable to accomplish the purposes of this chapter and ORS 30.260 to 30.300 and 278.322, or such other insurance or reinsurance as may be desirable to insure the state, participating local public bodies or their officers, employees or agents against liability.
(2) The premium for such insurance shall be paid from the Insurance Fund as either an administrative expense or charged to the benefiting state agency, agencies or participating local public bodies.
(3) The department shall not implement any plan of self-insurance insuring any part of the liability of the state or its officers, employees or agents under ORS 30.260 to 30.300 until after the plan has been submitted to and approved by the Joint Ways and Means Committee of the Legislative Assembly, if the legislature is in session, or the Emergency Board. [1975 c.609 §7; 1981 c.109 §17; 1985 c.731 §15]Section: Previous 278.085 278.090 278.100 278.105 278.110 278.115 278.120 278.125 278.130 278.135 278.140 278.145 278.150 278.200 278.205 Next
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