2015 ORS 456.635¹
Commitments on residential loans

(1) In order to provide additional permanent financing for housing for persons and families of lower income and for manufactured dwelling park tenant purchases of lots described in ORS 92.840 (Sale of subdivision lots), the Housing and Community Services Department may make commitments to purchase and purchase, insure, service and sell residential loans held by lending institutions for persons and families of lower income in this state and for manufactured dwelling park tenant purchases of lots described in ORS 92.840 (Sale of subdivision lots). The department may purchase from lending institutions securities backed by residential loans.

(2) Any commitment made by the department subject to subsection (1) of this section shall be based upon an agreement with the lending institution that the proceeds received by the lending institution from the sale of such loans to the department shall be used by the lending institution only for the financing of residential housing for persons and families of lower income in this state, including the financing of newly originated residential loans, or for the financing of loans for the purchase of lots described in ORS 92.840 (Sale of subdivision lots) by manufactured dwelling park tenants, provided the loans are made after the date of the department’s commitment. [1973 c.828 §8; 1979 c.60 §4; 1979 c.327 §7; 2003 c.743 §4]

Notes of Decisions

The pro­vi­sions of this sec­tion relating to insurance should not be "deleted and severed" as unconstitu­tional, but, rather, should be interpreted as preventing any contract of loan insurance except from special revenue funds. Gibson v. Smith, 20 Or App 264, 531 P2d 724 (1975), Sup Ct review denied


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 456—Housing, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors456.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 456, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano456.­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.