2015 ORS 30.740¹
Right of gambling loser to recover double losses

All persons losing money or anything of value at or on any unlawful game described in ORS 167.117 (Definitions for ORS 167.108 to 167.164 and 464.270 to 464.530), 167.122 (Unlawful gambling in the second degree) and 167.127 (Unlawful gambling in the first degree) shall have a cause of action to recover from the dealer winning the same, or proprietor for whose benefit such game was played or dealt, or such money or thing of value won, twice the amount of the money or double the value of the thing so lost. [Amended by 1971 c.743 §308; 1977 c.850 §4]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Construing crim­i­nal statutes prohibiting promo­tion of social gambling, (1971) Vol 35, p 1004


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 30—Actions and Suits in Particular Cases, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors030.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 30, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano030.­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.