ORS 819.240¹
Certificate of sale
  • issuing title and registration card for vehicle

(1) When any vehicle is sold under ORS 819.210 (Sale of vehicle not reclaimed) or 819.220 (Disposal of vehicle without notice and public auction), the authority selling the vehicle under that section, at the time of the payment of the purchase price, shall execute a certificate of sale in duplicate. The original certificate of sale shall be delivered to the purchaser and the copy shall be retained by the authority. The certificate of sale shall contain the name and address of the purchaser, the date of sale, the consideration paid, a description of the vehicle and a stipulation that no warranty is made as to the condition or title of the vehicle.

(2) The purchaser, upon presentation of the certificate of sale to the Department of Transportation and payment of the fees required by law, is entitled to be issued title and a registration card for the vehicle or to be issued a salvage title, as appropriate. [1983 c.338 §429; 1991 c.873 §41; 1993 c.233 §65]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Under Former Similar Statute

Due process require­ments of pro­ce­dures for removal by State Police of abandoned and illegally parked vehicles from right of way of state or interstate highway or from state prop­erty, (1981) Vol 41, p 474

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 819—Destroyed, Totaled, Abandoned, Low-Value and Stolen Vehicles; Vehicle Identification Numbers; Vehicle Appraisers, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors819.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 819, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­819ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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