2017 ORS 312.060¹
Application for judgment foreclosing lien
  • effect and correction of irregularity, informality, omission or other error

(1) Application for judgment foreclosing any tax lien shall be in writing, shall be verified, and shall contain a succinct statement of the cause of suit. All amendments may be made that are permissible in any civil action. The application for judgment, together with a certified copy of the foreclosure list, shall be filed with the clerk of the court on the day of the first publication of the foreclosure list.

(2) No assessment of property or charge for taxes shall be considered invalid because of:

(a) An irregularity in an assessment roll.

(b) An assessment roll not having been made, completed or certified within the time prescribed by law.

(c) The property having been listed or charged in an assessment or tax roll without any name, or with a name other than that of the owner.

(3) No error or informality on the part of any officer in connection with assessment, equalization, levy or collection shall vitiate or affect the assessment of the property or the taxes thereon.

(4) Any such irregularity, informality, omission or other error may, in the discretion of the court, be corrected to conform to law. [Amended by 1979 c.284 §137; 1989 c.411 §1; 2003 c.46 §28; 2003 c.576 §414]

Law Review Cita­tions

52 OLR 175-189 (1973)

Chapter 312

Law Review Cita­tions

5 EL 516 (1975)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 312—Foreclosure of Property Tax Liens, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors312.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 312, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano312.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.