2015 ORS 731.074¹
"Commercial liability insurance"

(1) "Commercial liability insurance" means insurance for a business, professional, nonprofit or governmental entity against legal, contractual or assumed liability for death, injury or disability of any human, or for damage to property, arising out of acts or omissions in the course of the conduct of the entity.

(2) "Commercial liability insurance" does not include the following lines of insurance or classes of business:

(a) Marine and transportation insurance;

(b) Wet marine and transportation insurance;

(c) FAIR plans and automobile assigned risk insurance;

(d) Workers’ compensation and employers’ liability insurance;

(e) Nuclear liability insurance;

(f) Fidelity and surety insurance;

(g) Hazardous waste and environmental impairment insurance;

(h) Aviation insurance; or

(i) Commercial automobile insurance.

(3) As used in this section, "commercial automobile" means a four wheel passenger or station wagon type of vehicle used as a public or private conveyance, including a motor vehicle of the utility, pickup, sedan delivery or panel truck type used for wholesale or retail delivery, and a farm truck. [1987 c.774 §32]

Note: 731.074 ("Commercial liability insurance") was added to and made a part of the Insurance Code but was not added to ORS chapter 731 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 731

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Vehicle service contracts sold to purchasers by motorcycle and motor vehicle dealers as constituting sale of insurance, (1978) Vol 38, p 2218


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 731—Administration and General Provisions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors731.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 731, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano731.­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.