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Attorney General Ellen F. Rosenblum

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Next Payment by Tobacco Industry to be Received December 31, 1999

December 30, 1999

Attorney General Hardy Myers today announced that Oregon will receive the tobacco industry's next payment of $24,681,996.31 earlier than required by the Master Settlement Agreement. The payment, originally scheduled for January 2000, will be paid to Oregon on December 31, 1999.

The approximately $24 million will be transferred from escrow tomorrow and deposited in the account at Treasury designated for this purpose. It will then be transferred to the state's General Fund.

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Contact: Kristen Grainger, (503) 378-6002 |
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