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23.01.030 Definitions.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 175158 and 189396, effective March 29, 2019.)

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

B.  “Source of Income” is the means by which a person supports themselves and their 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” means 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.  In addition to any other definition provided by law, the term “religion” used herein expressly includes non-religion, such as atheism, agnosticism, and non-belief in God or gods as has been recognized by the courts.

E.  All other terms used in this Ordinance are to be defined as in Oregon Revised Statutes Chapter 659 and 659A.