2007 ORS 731.414¹
Suspension or revocation of certificate of authority
  • mandatory grounds

(1) The Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services shall refuse to continue, or shall suspend or revoke, an insurer’s certificate of authority if:

(a) As a foreign insurer, it no longer meets the requirements for the authority; or as a domestic insurer, it has failed to cure an impairment of required capitalization within the time allowed therefor by the director under ORS 732.230 (Order to cure impairment);

(b) The insurer knowingly exceeds its charter powers or powers granted under its certificate of authority; or

(c) As a foreign or alien insurer, its certificate of authority to transact insurance is suspended or revoked by its domicile.

(2) Except in cases of impairment of required capitalization or suspension or revocation by another domicile as referred to in subsection (1)(c) of this section, the director shall refuse, suspend or revoke the certificate of authority only after a hearing granted to the insurer, unless the insurer waives such hearing in writing. [1967 c.359 §88]

Chapter 731

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Vehicle service contracts sold to purchasers by motorcycle and motor vehicle dealers as constituting sale of insurance, (1978) Vol 38, p 2218

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 731—Administration and General Provisions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­731.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 731, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­731ano.­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.