2015 ORS 165.102¹
Obtaining execution of documents by deception

Obtaining execution of documents by deception.

(1) A person commits the crime of obtaining execution of documents by deception if, with intent to defraud or injure another or to acquire a substantial benefit, the person obtains by means of fraud, deceit or subterfuge the execution of a written instrument affecting or purporting to affect the pecuniary interest of any person.

(2) Obtaining execution of documents by deception is a Class A misdemeanor. [1971 c.743 §168]

Notes of Decisions

There is no constitu­tional privilege fraudulently to misrepresent facts in order to obtain an­oth­er's prop­erty, signature to a written instru­ment or execu­tion of a written instru­ment affecting pecuniary interest; this sec­tion is not overbroad and is constitu­tional under Article I, sec­tion 8 of the Oregon Constitu­tion. State v. Romig, 73 Or App 780, 700 P2d 293 (1985), Sup Ct review denied

Chapter 165

Law Review Cita­tions

51 OLR 427-637 (1972)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 165—Offenses Involving Fraud or Deception, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors165.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 165, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano165.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.