2007 ORS § 147.294¹
Liability of person making payment after notice of lien is recorded

After a notice of lien is recorded under ORS 147.287 (Perfection of lien), a person or entity that makes a payment to the applicant or recipient or to the heirs, personal representatives, assigns or attorneys of the applicant or recipient under a judgment, settlement or compromise without first having paid to the Department of Justice the amount of the department’s lien is liable to the department for the amount of the payment to the extent that the lien attached to the payment under ORS 147.285 (Creation of lien). [2005 c.383 §8]