2017 ORS 65.171¹
Acquiring memberships

(1) A public benefit or religious corporation may not acquire for value any of its memberships or any right arising therefrom, unless the member is a public benefit or religious corporation.

(2) A mutual benefit corporation may acquire the membership of a member who resigns or whose membership is terminated for the amount and pursuant to the conditions set forth in or authorized by its articles or bylaws.

(3) No acquisition of memberships shall be made in violation of ORS 65.551 (Prohibited distributions) or 65.554 (Authorized distributions). [1989 c.1010 §49]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 65—Nonprofit Corporations, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors065.­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.