2007 ORS § 319.740¹
Action by Attorney General to collect delinquency
  • certificate of department as evidence

(1) Whenever any user or seller is delinquent in the payment of any obligation under ORS 319.510 (Short title) to 319.880 (Disposition of moneys), the Department of Transportation may transmit notice of the delinquency to the Attorney General who shall at once proceed to collect by appropriate legal action the tax and penalty due.

(2) In any suit brought to enforce the rights of the state under ORS 319.510 (Short title) to 319.880 (Disposition of moneys), a certificate by the department showing the delinquency is prima facie evidence of the amount of the obligation, of the delinquency thereof and of compliance by the department with all provisions of ORS 319.510 (Short title) to 319.880 (Disposition of moneys) relating to the obligation. [Amended by 1959 c.188 §25]