2015 ORS 20.120¹
Costs on review of decision of officer, tribunal, or court of inferior jurisdiction

When the decision of an officer, tribunal, or court of inferior jurisdiction is brought before a court for review, such review shall, for all the purposes of costs or disbursements, be deemed an appeal to such court upon errors in law, and costs therein shall be allowed and recovered accordingly.

Notes of Decisions

This sec­tion does not apply to judicial review of final order in contested case governed by Oregon's Administrative Procedures Act. Shetterley, Irick & Shetterley v. Emp. Div., 302 Or 139, 727 P2d 117 (1986)

Costs may be awarded against private party in workers' compensa­tion cases pursuant to this sec­tion. Compton v. Weyerhaeuser Co., 302 Or 366, 730 P2d 540 (1986)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 20—Attorney Fees; Costs and Disbursements, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors020.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 20, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano020.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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