2007 ORS 696.995¹
Civil penalties for violation of ORS 696.603, 696.606 or 696.612

(1) Any person who violates ORS 696.603 (License required for persons engaged in real estate marketing activities), 696.606 (Real estate marketing organization license) or 696.612 (Grounds for disciplinary action) may be required by the Real Estate Commissioner to forfeit and pay to the General Fund of the State Treasury a civil penalty in an amount determined by the commissioner of:

(a) Not less than $100 nor more than $500 for the first violation of ORS 696.603 (License required for persons engaged in real estate marketing activities), 696.606 (Real estate marketing organization license) or 696.612 (Grounds for disciplinary action) or a rule adopted pursuant thereto; or

(b) Not less than $500 nor more than $1,000 for the second and subsequent violations of ORS 696.603 (License required for persons engaged in real estate marketing activities), 696.606 (Real estate marketing organization license) or 696.612 (Grounds for disciplinary action) or a rule adopted pursuant thereto.

(2) In addition to the civil penalty set forth in subsection (1) of this section, any person who violates ORS 696.603 (License required for persons engaged in real estate marketing activities) may be required by the commissioner to forfeit and pay to the General Fund of the State Treasury a civil penalty in an amount determined by the commissioner but not to exceed the amount by which such person profited from the transaction in violation of ORS 696.603 (License required for persons engaged in real estate marketing activities).

(3) Civil penalties under this section shall be imposed as provided in ORS 183.745 (Civil penalty procedures).

(4) The civil penalty provisions of this section are in addition to and not in lieu of other administrative sanctions. [1995 c.217 §10]

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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.