2007 ORS § 30.905¹
Time limitation for commencement of action

(1) Except as provided in ORS 30.907 (Action for damages from asbestos-related disease) and 30.908 (Action arising out of injury from breast implants) (1) to (4), a product liability civil action may not be brought for any death, personal injury or property damage that is caused by a product and that occurs more than eight years after the date on which the product was first purchased for use or consumption.

(2) Except as provided in ORS 30.907 (Action for damages from asbestos-related disease) and 30.908 (Action arising out of injury from breast implants) (1) to (4), a product liability civil action for personal injury or property damage must be commenced not later than the earlier of:

(a) Two years after the date on which the plaintiff discovers, or reasonably should have discovered, the personal injury or property damage and the causal relationship between the injury or damage and the product, or the causal relationship between the injury or damage and the conduct of the defendant; or

(b) Ten years after the date on which the product was first purchased for use or consumption.

(3) Except as provided in ORS 30.907 (Action for damages from asbestos-related disease) and 30.908 (Action arising out of injury from breast implants) (1) to (4), a product liability civil action for death must be commenced not later than the earlier of:

(a) The limitation provided by ORS 30.020 (Action for wrongful death); or

(b) Ten years after the date on which the product was first purchased for use or consumption. [1977 c.843 §3; 1983 c.143 §1; 1987 c.4 §1; 1993 c.259 §6; 2003 c.768 §1]