2015 ORS 526.745¹
Notice of lien
  • filing

(1) The State Forester may file a notice of lien under ORS 526.740 (Lien for moneys payable to trust by forestland owner) anytime after the contract is executed.

(2) The State Forester shall file the notice of lien with the recording officer of the county or counties where the forestland is located. The notice shall be in writing verified by the State Forester and shall contain:

(a) The name of each owner of the forestland identified in the contract;

(b) A legal description of the forestland identified in the contract in conformance with ORS 93.600 (Description of real property for purposes of recordation);

(c) A description of the forest products to be covered by the lien;

(d) A statement that the lien includes a lien on accounts receivable from the sale of any forest products covered by the lien and that the lien on forest products and accounts receivable shall have priority as of the date of filing of the notice of lien under this section; and

(e) A statement of the amount of funds to be paid under the contract.

(3) Within 10 days after the State Forester files the notice of lien under this section, the State Forester shall send a copy of the notice to each of the following persons whose interest in the forestland referred to in subsection (2)(a) of this section is of record as of the date the State Forester files the notice of lien with the county recording officer:

(a) Each seller on a land sale contract covering all or any part of the forestland referred to in subsection (2)(a) of this section;

(b) Each mortgagee upon a mortgage covering all or part of the forestland referred to in subsection (2)(a) of this section; and

(c) Each beneficiary of a trust deed covering all or part of the forestland referred to in subsection (2)(a) of this section. [1995 c.207 §4]

Chapter 526

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of State Forester to enter private land to administer Forest Practices Act, (1978) Vol 39, p 17

Law Review Cita­tions

22 EL 797 (1992)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 526—Forestry Administration, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors526.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 526, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano526.­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.