2017 ORS 742.001¹
Scope of ORS chapters 742, 743, 743A and 743B

Except as specifically provided in ORS 750.055 (Other provisions applicable to health care service contractors) and 750.333 (Applicable provisions of Insurance Code), this chapter and ORS chapters 743, 743A and 743B apply to all insurance policies delivered or issued for delivery in this state except:

(1) Reinsurance.

(2) Wet marine and transportation insurance policies.

(3) Surplus lines insurance policies. [Formerly 743.003; 2005 c.185 §14; 2017 c.206 §2]

Notes of Decisions

General inten­tion of legislature is to permit insured party who prevails in ac­tion in Oregon courts to collect attorney fees even when insurance policy is issued or delivered in an­oth­er state. Morgan v. Amex Assurance Company, 352 Or 363, 287 P3d 1038 (2012)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 742—Insurance Policies Generally; Property and Casualty Policies, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors742.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 742, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano742.­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.