2017 ORS 86A.127¹
Investigations
  • publicity with respect to violations
  • cease and desist order

The Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services:

(1) May make such public or private investigations within or outside this state as the director deems necessary to determine whether a person has violated any provision of ORS 86A.095 to 86A.198 (Materials in languages other than English) or any rule or order of the director, or to aid in the enforcement of ORS 86A.095 to 86A.198 (Materials in languages other than English) or in the formulation of rules and forms thereunder;

(2) May require or permit a person to file a statement in writing, under oath or otherwise as the director determines, as to all the facts and circumstances concerning the matter to be investigated;

(3) May publish information concerning any violation under this section or ORS 86A.130 (Enjoining violations), 86A.990 (Criminal penalties for violations of ORS 86A.095 to 86A.198) or 86A.992 (Civil penalties for violations of ORS 86A.095 to 86A.198) or any rule or order of the director after an action taken under this section or ORS 86A.130 (Enjoining violations), 86A.990 (Criminal penalties for violations of ORS 86A.095 to 86A.198) or 86A.992 (Civil penalties for violations of ORS 86A.095 to 86A.198); and

(4) If the director has reasonable cause to believe that any person has been engaged, is engaging or is about to engage in any violation of any provision of ORS 86A.095 to 86A.198 (Materials in languages other than English), may issue an order, subject to ORS 86A.139 (Notice of orders), directed to the person, and to any other person directly or indirectly controlling the person, to cease and desist from the violation or threatened violation. [Formerly 59.885]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 86A—Mortgage Lending, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors086A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.