2017 ORS 731.259¹
Requirement for written notice to insured
  • rules

(1) The Department of Consumer and Business Services may require an insurer to provide a written notice to an insured to fully effectuate any law the department is responsible for enforcing, including, but not limited to, laws regarding:

(a) Enrollment periods.

(b) The termination of coverage.

(c) The availability of coverage outside of an open enrollment period.

(d) The rights of insureds.

(2) The department may prescribe by rule the form, manner and contents of any required notices. Any requirements must be designed to minimize the administrative burden on insurers, including by allowing notices to be combined into one notice, as appropriate. [2013 c.681 §5]

Note: 731.259 (Requirement for written notice to insured) was added to and made a part of the Insurance Code by legislative action but was not added to ORS chapter 731 or any series therein. 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 (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 731, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano731.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.