2017 ORS 113.045¹
Information of escheat to Department of State Lands

(1) Upon appointment, a personal representative shall deliver or mail to the Department of State Lands a copy of the petition filed under ORS 113.035 (Petition for appointment of personal representative and probate of will), and a copy of any last will of the decedent, if the personal representative has not identified and found all heirs and devisees of the decedent. The personal representative shall file proof of the delivery or mailing with the court.

(2) If at any time after the appointment of a personal representative it appears that any heir or devisee of the decedent cannot be identified and found, the personal representative shall promptly deliver or mail to the Department of State Lands a notice indicating that an heir or devisee cannot be identified and found. The personal representative shall file proof of the delivery or mailing with the court.

(3) This section does not affect the requirements of ORS 113.085 (Preference in appointing personal representative) (3). [1969 c.591 §84; 2003 c.395 §11; 2007 c.284 §9; 2017 c.169 §10]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 113—Initiation of Estate Proceedings, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors113.­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.