2017 ORS 446.748¹
Cease and desist orders
  • investigative authority of director

(1) If the Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services has reason to believe that a person has engaged, is engaging or is about to engage in a violation of ORS 446.661 (Definitions for ORS 446.661 to 446.756) to 446.756 (Violation of consigned manufactured structure transfer) or a rule adopted under ORS 446.661 (Definitions for ORS 446.661 to 446.756) to 446.756 (Violation of consigned manufactured structure transfer), the director may issue an order directed to the person to cease and desist from the violation or threatened violation.

(2) The director may require a manufactured structure dealer, or a person associated with the manufactured structure dealer, to produce for the director’s examination and use books, accounts, records, files, documents or other information or evidence as the director deems necessary to carry out the purposes of ORS 446.661 (Definitions for ORS 446.661 to 446.756) to 446.756 (Violation of consigned manufactured structure transfer).

(3) The director may direct, subpoena, examine, compel the attendance of, administer oaths and affirmations to, and request production of books, accounts, records, files, documents or other information or evidence from witnesses and persons that are subject to regulation under ORS 446.661 (Definitions for ORS 446.661 to 446.756) to 446.756 (Violation of consigned manufactured structure transfer).

(4) The director may interview, take and preserve testimony concerning business practices and operations from the manufactured structure dealer’s officers, principals, mortgage loan originators if applicable, employees, agents and customers or independent contractors associated with the manufactured structure dealer. [2011 c.166 §4]

Note: See note under 446.661 (Definitions for ORS 446.661 to 446.756).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 446—Manufactured Dwellings and Structures; Parks; Tourist Facilities; Ownership Records; Dealers and Dealerships, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors446.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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.