2017 ORS 735.350¹
Agent or broker
  • license

Any person acting or offering to act as an insurance producer for a risk retention group or purchasing group that solicits members, sells insurance coverage, purchases coverage for its members located within this state or otherwise does business in this state shall, before commencing any such activity, obtain a license as an insurance producer from the director under ORS chapter 744. [1987 c.774 §108; 1989 c.701 §71; 2003 c.364 §94]

Notes of Decisions

Preventing risk reten­tion groups generally from qualifying as authorized insurers exceeds state power under federal law to make groups subject to financial responsibility require­ments. Na­tional Warranty Insurance Co. v. Greenfield, 24 F. Supp. 2d 1096 (D. Or. 1998)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 735—Alternative Insurance, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors735.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 735, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano735.­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.