ORS 18.348¹
Certain funds exempt when deposited in account
  • limitations

(1) All funds exempt from execution and other process under ORS 18.358 (Certain retirement plans exempt from execution), 18.385 (Wage exemption) (2) to (4), 238.445 (Benefits exempt from execution, bankruptcy and certain taxes), 344.580 (Payments exempt from process), 348.863 (Prohibitions and limitations on accounts), 401.405 (Benefits not assignable), 407.595 (Loans not subject to execution or assignment), 411.760 (Assistance grants are inalienable), 414.095 (Exemptions applicable to payments), 655.530 (Assignment of benefits under ORS 655.505 to 655.555), 656.234 (Compensation not assignable nor to pass by operation of law), 657.855 (Benefits not assignable) and 748.207 (Benefits exempt from execution) and 38 U.S.C. 3101 and 42 U.S.C. 407 shall remain exempt when deposited in an account of a judgment debtor as long as the exempt funds are identifiable.

(2) Except as provided in subsection (3) of this section, the provisions of subsection (1) of this section do not apply to any accumulation of funds greater than $7,500.

(3) Subsection (2) of this section does not apply to funds exempt from execution or other process under 42 U.S.C. 407. [Formerly 23.166; 2005 c.381 §19]

Notes of Decisions

Funds traceable to wages remain exempt from bankruptcy following deposit into debtor's bank account. In re Platt, 270 B.R. 773 (Bkrtcy. D. Or. 2001)

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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