2017 ORS 111.275¹
Limited judgments

(1) The court in a probate proceeding under ORS chapters 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116 and 117 may enter a limited judgment only for the following decisions of the court:

(a) A decision on a petition for appointment or removal of a personal representative.

(b) A decision in a will contest filed in the probate proceeding.

(c) A decision on an objection to an accounting.

(d) A decision on a request made in the proceeding for a declaratory judgment under ORS 111.095 (Powers of probate court).

(e) A decision on a request for an award of expenses under ORS 116.183 (Expenses of personal representative).

(f) A decision on a petition filed under ORS 112.238 (Exception to will execution formalities) admitting a writing for probate or otherwise acknowledging the validity and intent of the writing.

(g) Such decisions of the court as may be specified by rules or orders of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court under ORS 18.028 (Authority of Chief Justice).

(2) A court may enter a limited judgment under this section only if the court determines that there is no just reason for delay. The judgment document need not reflect the court’s determination that there is no just reason for delay. [2005 c.568 §33; 2009 c.50 §1; 2016 c.42 §18]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 111—General Provisions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors111.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.