2007 ORS 87.772¹
Expiration of lien for failure to bring timely foreclosure action
  • manner of foreclosure

(1) A lien created under ORS 87.755 (Grain producer's lien) (1) expires unless suit to foreclose the lien is brought in an appropriate court no later than the 180th day after the date that the lien attaches, or if the agricultural producer extends the lien by filing a notice of lien under ORS 87.762 (Filing notice of lien), no later than 18 months after the date the lien attaches.

(2) Regardless of whether the lien created under ORS 87.755 (Grain producer's lien) (1) has been extended by filing and giving notice under ORS 87.762 (Filing notice of lien), the lien shall be foreclosed in the manner provided by law for the foreclosure of liens generally.

(3) In all suits under ORS 87.750 (Definitions for ORS 87.750 to 87.777) to 87.777 (Filing certificate of lien satisfaction upon payment for grain), the court shall, upon entering judgment for the plaintiff, allow as a part of the costs all moneys paid for the filing and recording of the lien and a reasonable amount for attorney fees. [1981 c.446 §6; 2001 c.301 §21]

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.