2015 ORS 293.500¹
Probate proceedings unnecessary
  • accounting to administrator

It shall not be necessary to institute probate proceedings to establish the right of any of the surviving parties named in ORS 293.490 (Payment upon death of person entitled to money from state if estate not in probate) to collect the amounts due the decedent under ORS 293.490 (Payment upon death of person entitled to money from state if estate not in probate) and 293.495 (Procedure for payment); but if, after payment of such amounts, the estate of the decedent is probated, the person receiving the moneys due the decedent shall account therefor to the administrator of the estate of the decedent. [Formerly 291.530]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Necessity of probate if abandoned prop­erty is claimed by heirs, (1972) Vol 35, p 1177

Chapter 293

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Duty or authority of Secretary of State to con­duct performance audits, (1985) Vol. 44, p 381


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 293—Administration of Public Funds, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors293.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 293, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano293.­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.