2017 ORS 750.025¹
Restricting distribution of income
  • representation as health maintenance organization

(1) A health care service contractor which is a not-for-profit corporation, shall not distribute, upon liquidation or otherwise, any part of its income to its members, directors, trustees or officers except for the reasonable value of services rendered such contractor.

(2) An organization that does not meet the definition of health maintenance organization in ORS 750.005 (Definitions) shall not hold itself out to the public to be a health maintenance organization. [Formerly 742.025; 1985 c.747 §66]

Chapter 750

Notes of Decisions

These sec­tions, covering health care contractors, made applicable to defendant, nonprofit provider of health care services, regula­tion by state law, as re­quired by McCarran-Ferguson Act, 15 U.S.C. 1011 et seq. Klamath Lake Pharm. Assn. v. Klamath Medical Service Bureau, 507 F Supp 980 (1981)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 750—Health Care Service Contractors; Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangements; Legal Expense Organizations, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors750.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 750, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano750.­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.