ORS 696.425¹
Powers and duties of board
  • expenses

(1) The Real Estate Board is authorized to inquire into the needs of the real estate licensees of Oregon, the functions of the Real Estate Agency and the matter of the business policy thereof, to confer with and advise the Governor as to how the agency may best serve the state and the licensees, and to make recommendations and suggestions of policy to the agency as the board may deem beneficial and proper for the welfare and progress of the licensees and of the public and of the real estate business in Oregon.

(2) The board shall conduct all examinations for applicants for real estate licenses, prepare or cause to be prepared the questions to be asked in the examinations and grade or cause to be graded the papers of each applicant after the completion of the examination and file a written report with the agency as to applicants taking the examination who have passed and who have failed to pass the examination. The board shall provide the manner and methods for conducting examinations.

(3) The expenses of the board shall be paid from moneys available to the agency for payment of administrative expenses relating to the real estate activities of the agency. [1963 c.580 §46; 1969 c.674 §19; 1977 c.649 §47; 1981 c.617 §18; 1987 c.414 §39a; 1993 c.744 §179]

Chapter 696

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Sales of subdivision lots by mobile home salespeople, (1975) Vol 37, p 865; sales or offers of interests in limited partnerships to invest in real estate, (1978) Vol 38, p 1971

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 696—Real Estate and Escrow Activities, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­696.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 696, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­696ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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