ORS 723.202¹
Withdrawal and expulsion of members
  • request for reinstatement

(1) Subject to subsection (2) of this section, a credit union may expel any member of the credit union who:

(a) Has not carried out the member’s engagements with the credit union;

(b) Creates an undue risk of loss to the credit union, as determined in accordance with the bylaws of the credit union;

(c) Has been convicted of a criminal offense;

(d) Fails to comply with the provisions of this chapter or of the credit union’s articles, bylaws or policies;

(e) Threatens, harasses or abuses any member, employee, board or committee member or agent of the credit union; or

(f) Habitually neglects to pay the member’s debts or becomes insolvent or bankrupt.

(2) A credit union that expels a member shall inform the member in writing of the reasons for the expulsion and give the expelled member reasonable opportunity to request the credit union’s board of directors to reinstate the member. Members of a credit union who withdraw or are expelled shall not be relieved of any liability to the credit union. The amounts paid in on shares or deposited by such members, together with any dividends credited to their shares and any interest which has accrued on their deposits, shall be repaid to them in the order of their withdrawal or expulsion, as funds become available therefor, but the credit union may deduct from such payments any sums due to the credit union from such members. [1975 c.652 §24; 1985 c.762 §94; 1999 c.185 §13; 2007 c.343 §6; 2017 c.35 §2]

Chapter 723

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Political contribu­tions by savings and loan associa­tion or a credit union, (1974) Vol 37, p 144; depositing deferred salaries of state employes in state-chartered credit unions, (1977) Vol 38, p 911; authority of state chartered credit unions to enlarge membership to include govern­mental units participating in deferred compensa­tion plans, (1977) Vol 38, p 1188

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 723—Credit Unions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors723.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 723, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano723.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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