2015 ORS 275.188¹
Definitions for ORS 275.110 to 275.250

(1) As used in ORS 275.110 (Order to sell certain county lands) to 275.250 (Notice to county assessor of sale or resale), "purchase agreement" means a purchase money mortgage, a purchase money trust deed, a land sale contract or any other written purchase agreement other than an earnest money agreement that requires payment of an earnest money deposit upon execution and payment of the outstanding balance in one additional payment.

(2) As used in ORS 275.190 (Cash or installment sale), "for cash," when used to describe the terms of a sale of county property, includes a sale pursuant to an earnest money agreement that requires payment of an earnest money deposit upon execution and payment of the outstanding balance in one additional payment. [2005 c.243 §2]

Note: 275.188 (Definitions for ORS 275.110 to 275.250) was added to and made a part of 275.110 (Order to sell certain county lands) to 275.250 (Notice to county assessor of sale or resale) by legislative action but was not added to any other series in ORS chapter 275. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Prior owner's purchasing right in "exchange" of foreclosed land, (1974) Vol 36, p 1142; exchange of land purchased with money from County Road Fund, (1982) Vol 42, p 271


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 275—COUNTY LANDS, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors275.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 275, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano275.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.