2017 ORS 731.590¹
“Insurer” defined for ORS 731.592 and 731.594

As used in ORS 731.592 (Reporting criminal conduct involving insurance) and 731.594 (Immunity from civil liability), “insurer” includes, but is not limited to:

(1) An insurer, as defined in ORS 731.106 (“Insurer”).

(2) A health care service contractor, as defined in ORS 750.005 (Definitions), including, but not limited to, a health maintenance organization.

(3) A multiple employer welfare arrangement, as defined in ORS 750.301 (Definitions for ORS 750.301 to 750.341).

(4) A legal entity that is self-insured and provides insurance services to its employees.

(5) An insurer, as defined in ORS 656.005 (Definitions).

(6) An employer authorized under ORS chapter 656 to self-insure its workers’ compensation risk.

(7) A fraternal benefit society, as described in ORS 748.106 (Description of fraternal benefit society).

(8) An insurance producer, as defined in ORS 731.104 (“Insurance producer”). [1999 c.633 §2; 2003 c.364 §73; 2007 c.241 §25]

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.