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23.01.030 Definitions.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 175158, effective January 15, 2001.)

A.  “Sexual Orientation” - actual or supposed male or female homosexuality, heterosexuality or bisexuality.

B.  “Source of Income” - the means by which a person supports himself or herself and his or her dependents, including but not limited to money and property from any occupation, profession or activity, from any contract, settlement or agreement, from federal or state payments, court-ordered payments, gifts, bequests, annuities, life insurance policies, and compensation for illness or injury, but excluding any money or property derived in a manner made illegal or criminal by any law, statute or ordinance.

C.  “Gender Identity” – a person’s actual or perceived sex, including a person’s identity, appearance, expression or behavior, whether or not that identity, appearance, expression or behavior is different from that traditionally associated with the person’s sex at birth.

D.  All other terms used in this ordinance are to be defined as in Oregon Revised Statutes Chapter 659.