ORS 18.960¹

As used in ORS 18.960 (Definitions) to 18.985 (Sheriff’s deed):

(1) “Certificate holder” means a person who holds a certificate of sale issued under ORS 18.942 (Sheriff’s certificate of sale for real property) or who holds a certificate of redemption issued under ORS 18.975 (Payment of redemption amount).

(2) “Claimant” means a person who claims to have a right to redeem under ORS 18.960 (Definitions) to 18.985 (Sheriff’s deed).

(3) “Land sale contract” means a contract for the transfer or conveyance of an interest in real property. “Land sale contract” does not include earnest money agreements, preliminary sales agreements, options or rights of first refusal.

(4) “Redemptioner” means a person other than a judgment debtor who has redeemed property under ORS 18.960 (Definitions) to 18.985 (Sheriff’s deed).

(5) “Redemption notice” means a notice described under ORS 18.970 (Redemption notice). [2005 c.542 §37a]

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statutes (Ors 18.565 to 18.598)

Redemp­tion statutes are remedial and are to be liberally construed. Silbernagel v. Goin, 31 Or App 545, 570 P2d 1011 (1977), Sup Ct review denied

Law Review Cita­tions

Under Former Similar Statutes (Ors 18.565 to 18.598)

67 OLR 287 (1988)

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Notes of Decisions

If terms used by trial court suffice to convey court’s concluding decision or decisions, and if terms are set forth in docu­ment properly titled as judg­ment, then judg­ment docu­ment contains judg­ment. Interstate Roofing, Inc. v. Springfield Corp., 347 Or 144, 218 P3d 113 (2009)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 18—Judgments, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors018.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 18, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano018.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information