2007 ORS 18.192¹
Child support awards in judgments entered before January 1, 1994

(1) The judgment lien of the child support award portion of a judgment entered before January 1, 1994, and any installment arrearage lien that arose under the judgment lien, expires 10 years after the entry of the judgment that established the support obligation unless the judgment was renewed in the manner provided by the statutes in effect immediately before January 1, 2004, within 10 years after the judgment was entered.

(2) ORS 18.180 (Expiration of judgment remedies in circuit court) (5) does not operate to revive the judgment lien of any judgment that expired before January 1, 2004.

(3) This section and ORS 18.180 (Expiration of judgment remedies in circuit court) (5) do not limit the time during which judgment remedies are available for any judgment entered before January 1, 1994, and those judgments may continue to be enforced for the time provided by the law in effect immediately before January 1, 2004, subject to any requirement for renewal of those judgments. [2003 c.576 §22]

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statute (ORS 107.126)

Failure to renew judg­ment within allowed period destroys lien for support install­ments becoming final more than 10 years before lien, but does not prevent renewal of judg­ment for support install­ments becoming final within pre­vi­ous 10 years. Hansen v. Hansen, 272 Or 686, 538 P2d 935 (1975)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 18—Judgments, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­018.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 18, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­018ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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