2011 ORS § 697.091¹
Fees or compensation received in violation of law
  • disposition

(1) A person who violates any provision of ORS 697.015 (Registration requirement) or 697.058 (Agency records) or any rule adopted under ORS 697.031 (Registration procedure) or 697.085 (Rules) shall not charge or receive any fee or compensation on any moneys received or collected while in violation of any provision of ORS 697.015 (Registration requirement) or 697.058 (Agency records) or any rule adopted under ORS 697.031 (Registration procedure) or 697.085 (Rules).

(2) A person shall not charge or receive any fee or compensation on any moneys received or collected while operating in accordance with any provision of ORS 697.015 (Registration requirement) or 697.058 (Agency records) or any rule adopted under ORS 697.031 (Registration procedure) or 697.085 (Rules) but that is received or collected as a result of the persons acts as a collection agency or out-of-state collection agency operating in violation of any provision of ORS 697.015 (Registration requirement) or 697.058 (Agency records) or any rule adopted under ORS 697.031 (Registration procedure) or 697.085 (Rules).

(3) All moneys collected or received in violation of this section shall be immediately returned to the assignors, or their assigns, of the account on which the moneys were paid. [1995 c.622 §8]