2011 ORS § 147.335¹
Compensation rights not to survive beneficiary
  • death of beneficiary after filing of application

The rights to compensation created by ORS 135.905 (Unitary assessment) and 147.005 (Definitions) to 147.367 (Services to victims of acts of mass destruction) are personal and shall not survive the death of the person or beneficiary eligible therefor. However, if such death occurs after an application for compensation has been filed with the Department of Justice, the proceeding shall not abate, but may be continued by the legal representative of the decedents estate. [1977 c.376 §19; 1991 c.862 §9]