2007 ORS 87.735¹
Filing certificate of lien satisfaction upon payment for produce
  • liability of producer for failure to discharge lien

(1) When an agricultural producer receives full payment for agricultural produce, if the producer has filed a notice under ORS 87.710 (Filing notice of lien) (2) to extend a lien or under ORS 87.725 (Foreclosure) to foreclose a lien, the producer shall file with the Secretary of State a certificate declaring that full payment has been received from the purchaser and that the lien is discharged.

(2) Upon receiving the certificate, the Secretary of State shall enter the certificate in the index maintained by the secretary for filing financing statements pursuant to ORS chapter 79.

(3) If an agricultural producer that receives full payment for agricultural produce fails to file the certificate described in subsection (1) of this section on or before the 10th day after receiving a request for filing from a purchaser, the producer is liable to the purchaser in the sum of $100 damages and for all actual damages caused by the failure, to be recovered in an action at law. [1973 c.647 §9; 1999 c.612 §4; 2001 c.301 §15]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 87—Statutory Liens, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­087.­html (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.
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.