2017 ORS 407.145¹
Purchase and control of property
  • disbursements to protect security

(1) The Department of Veterans’ Affairs may acquire property by purchase when the acquisition of such property is necessary to protect the interest of the state because of default in repayment of loans made in accordance with ORS 407.125 (Loans to qualified person) or statutes supplementary thereof. The department shall exercise control of all the property while the title remains vested in the state.

(2) The department may take any action and make disbursements as may be necessary to protect the securities for loans acquired under this chapter. Any disbursement so made shall be added to the amount due from the borrower and shall bear interest at the rate then fixed for home improvement loans under ORS 407.325 (Rate of interest on loans) or at the rate on the existing loan, whichever is higher. Any such disbursement shall be made only upon order of the department.

(3) Funds for the protection of security may be disbursed from the Oregon War Veterans’ Fund including the Oregon War Veterans’ Bond Sinking Account as the department shall determine. [Formerly 407.090 (Original); 1987 c.131 §1; 1987 c.652 §4; 1997 c.214 §1; 2005 c.625 §21]

See also annota­tions under ORS 407.080 in permanent edi­tion.

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Repairs correcting serious structural deficiencies to protect security interest in existing veteran’s loan, (1980) Vol. 41, p 24; expenditures for weatheriza­tion and alternative energy devices, (1982) Vol 42, p 266

Chapter 407

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Applica­tion of penalties, loan limits and assump­tion of addi­tional loans, (1977) Vol 38, p 1108; buydown mortgages, (1981) Vol. 42, p 174

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 407—Veterans Loans, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors407.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 407, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano407.­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.