2017 ORS 734.180¹
Order of liquidation of domestic insurers

(1) An order to liquidate the business of a domestic insurer shall direct the Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services forthwith to take possession of the property of the insurer, to liquidate its business, to deal with the insurer’s property and business in the name of the director or in the name of the insurer as the court may direct, and to give notice to all creditors who may have claims against the insurer to present such claims.

(2) The director may apply under this chapter for an order dissolving the corporate existence of a domestic insurer:

(a) Upon the application of the director for an order of liquidation of such insurer, or at any time after such order has been granted; or

(b) Upon the grounds specified in ORS 734.170 (Grounds for liquidation of domestic insurers) (3), regardless of whether an order of liquidation is sought or has been obtained. [Formerly 738.470]

Chapter 734

Atty. Gen. Opinions

State is not liable for losses incurred by Oregon Medical Insurance Pool and pools’ policy holders bear ultimate risk of pools’ insolvency, in that there would be no source of funds to pay benefits under their policies, (1989) Vol 46, p 155

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 734—Rehabilitation, Liquidation and Conservation of Insurers, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors734.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 734, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano734.­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.