2011 ORS § 127.707¹
Execution of declaration
  • witnesses

A declaration is effective only if it is signed by the principal and two competent adult witnesses. The witnesses must attest that the principal is known to them, signed the declaration in their presence and appears to be of sound mind and not under duress, fraud or undue influence. Persons specified in ORS 127.730 (Persons prohibited from serving as witnesses to declaration) may not act as witnesses. [1993 c.442 §4]