2015 ORS 746.219¹
Investigatory powers

(1) The Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services may examine and investigate the insurance activities of any person that the director believes may be in violation of ORS 746.213 (Definitions for ORS 746.213 to 746.219), 746.215 (Regulation of depository institutions with regard to insurance sales or solicitations) or 746.217 (Disclosures to customers). Upon request and reasonable notice, a person shall make its insurance books and records available to the director and the director’s staff for inspection. An affected person may submit to the director a complaint or material pertinent to the enforcement of ORS 746.213 (Definitions for ORS 746.213 to 746.219), 746.215 (Regulation of depository institutions with regard to insurance sales or solicitations) and 746.217 (Disclosures to customers).

(2) Nothing in ORS 746.213 (Definitions for ORS 746.213 to 746.219), 746.215 (Regulation of depository institutions with regard to insurance sales or solicitations) or 746.217 (Disclosures to customers) prevents a depository institution or an affiliate of a depository institution that lends money or extends credit or other lender or seller from placing insurance on real or personal property in the event the customer, borrower, mortgagor or purchaser fails to provide insurance required under the terms of the loan or credit document.

(3) ORS 746.213 (Definitions for ORS 746.213 to 746.219), 746.215 (Regulation of depository institutions with regard to insurance sales or solicitations) and 746.217 (Disclosures to customers) do not apply to credit-related insurance. [2003 c.363 §5]

Note: See note under 746.213 (Definitions for ORS 746.213 to 746.219).


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 746—Trade Practices, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors746.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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.