ORS 698.635¹

As used in ORS 698.640 (Requirements for auction sales, auctioneers and auction marts) and 698.650 (Exemptions):

(1) "Auction" or "auction sale" means the sale of or offer to sell real or personal property by public outcry or to the highest bidders.

(2) "Auctioneer" means any person who sells or offers to sell property at auction, either on the person’s own behalf or for another person.

(3) "Auction mart" means any fixed or established place designed, intended or used for the conduct of auction sales where more than one sale has been held in any one calendar year. [1983 c.404 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 698—Auctions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors698.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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