ORS 93.804¹
Requirement for original signatures for recording
  • recordation of certified copies

(1) Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, when any instrument presented for recording conveys an interest in real property and is required by law to be acknowledged or proved, a county clerk shall not record the instrument unless the instrument contains the original signatures of the persons executing the instrument and the original signature of the officer before whom the acknowledgment was made.

(2) A county clerk may record a certified copy of an instrument that conveys an interest in real property when the recording of a certified copy of the instrument is authorized by law and the instrument contains the original certification of the certifying officer. [1991 c.230 §21]

Chapter 93

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Records involving title to real prop­erty registered under the Torrens system, (1972) Vol 35, p 1032

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 93—Conveyancing and Recording, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors93.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 93, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­093ano.­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. Currency Information