ORS 716.545¹
Investments in bonds of Dominion of Canada

A savings bank may invest the funds mentioned in ORS 716.410 (Limitations on investments) in bonds issued by the Dominion of Canada for which the faith of the Dominion of Canada is pledged, or bonds issued or guaranteed by a province of the Dominion of Canada. Such investments may be made only if:

(1) The interest and principal of such bonds is payable in the United States, or with exchange to a city in the United States, in lawful money of the United States or its equivalent; and

(2) The bonds at the time of purchase pursuant to the authority of this section are rated in one of the four highest grades by a rating organization recognized in the United States that has been regularly engaged for a period of 10 years or more in rating or grading bonds. [1959 c.185 §3; 1977 c.135 §35]

Chapter 716

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Applicability of licensing and registra­tion require­ments under Bank Act to loan solicita­tion office operating in Oregon, (1985) Vol. 44, p 378

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 716—Savings Banks, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors716.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 716, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano716.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information