ORS 801.402¹
“Primary ownership record”

“Primary ownership record.” “Primary ownership record” means:

(1) The manufacturer’s certificate of origin or equivalent record as determined by the Department of Transportation by rule;

(2) The current title issued for the vehicle by the State of Oregon or another jurisdiction; or

(3) Any other record determined by the department by rule to be a primary ownership record. [1989 c.927 §3; 1993 c.233 §9]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 801—General Provisions and Definitions for Oregon Vehicle Code, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors801.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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.
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