2013 ORS § 822.020¹
Issuance of certificate
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Except as provided in ORS 822.035 (Investigation of application) (8), the Department of Transportation shall issue a vehicle dealer certificate to any person if the person meets all of the following requirements:

(1) The person must complete the application for a dealer certificate described under ORS 822.025 (Application contents).

(2) The person must deliver to the department a bond or letter of credit that meets the requirements under ORS 822.030 (Bond or letter of credit requirements).

(3) The person must deliver to the department a certificate of insurance that meets the requirements established by ORS 822.033 (Requirements for certificate of insurance).

(4) The person must pay the fee required under ORS 822.700 (Certification fees) for issuance of a vehicle dealer certificate.

(5) The person must certify completion of the precertification education and test requirements of ORS 822.027 (Education requirements for vehicle dealers) (1)(a) if the person is a dealer subject to the education and test requirements. [1983 c.338 §792; 1985 c.16 §391; 1989 c.434 §1; 1991 c.331 §144; 1999 c.277 §3; 2001 c.555 §1; 2013 c.531 §2]

Note: Section 5, chapter 531, Oregon Laws 2013, provides:

Sec. 5. (1) The amendments to ORS 822.020 (Issuance of certificate), 822.025 (Application contents), 822.027 (Education requirements for vehicle dealers) and 822.040 (Privileges granted by certificate) by sections 1 to 4 of this 2013 Act apply to applications for issuance or renewal of a vehicle dealer certificate submitted on or after the effective date of this 2013 Act [January 1, 2014]. However, a vehicle dealer certified as of the day immediately preceding the effective date of this 2013 Act shall continue to be governed by ORS 822.020 (Issuance of certificate), 822.025 (Application contents), 822.027 (Education requirements for vehicle dealers) and 822.040 (Privileges granted by certificate) as in effect immediately before the effective date of this 2013 Act until the expiration of the vehicle dealer certificate.

(2) Precertification and continuing education programs described in ORS 822.027 (Education requirements for vehicle dealers) that were approved before the effective date of this 2013 Act continue to be deemed approved until December 31, 2015. [2013 c.531 §5]