2015 ORS 7.240¹
Records in probate matters

(1) For probate matters in state courts, the clerk or court administrator shall enter and record the proceedings in the register described in ORS 7.020 (Register).

(2) For probate matters in courts other than state courts, the clerk or court administrator shall enter and record the proceedings in the following records:

(a) A register, in which shall be entered a memorandum of all official business transacted by the court or judge thereof pertaining to the estate of each decedent, under the name of the decedent, and that pertaining to each protective proceeding under ORS chapter 125, under the name of the protected person.

(b) A probate index, in which shall be kept an index of all the entries in the register under the names of the persons to whose estate, person or business the entries relate, which names shall be arranged chronologically in alphabetical order. [Amended by 1973 c.823 §84; 1975 c.588 §17; 1985 c.540 §12; 1995 c.664 §68; 2013 c.685 §2]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 7—Records and Files of Courts, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors007.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.