2017 ORS 87.527¹
Limitations on property subject to lien

Notwithstanding ORS 87.503 (Lien for long term care) (1):

(1) A lien created by ORS 87.503 (Lien for long term care) on the home of a living individual who received care may not be foreclosed for as long as any of the following individuals reside in the home:

(a) The individual who received care.

(b) The spouse of the individual.

(c) A child of the individual, if the child is a minor or has a disability.

(d) A sibling of the individual who has an equity interest in the home, but only when the sibling continuously resided in the home during the calendar year immediately preceding the date on which the individual first received care.

(e) Any other child of the individual, but only when the child continuously resided in the home during the two-year period immediately preceding the date on which the individual first received care and provided assistance during that period that delayed the need for care.

(2) A lien created by ORS 87.503 (Lien for long term care) on the home of a deceased individual who received care may not be foreclosed for as long as any of the following individuals reside in the home:

(a) The surviving spouse of the individual.

(b) A child of the individual, if the child is a minor or has a disability.

(c) A sibling of the individual, but only when the sibling continuously resided in the home during the calendar year immediately preceding the date on which the individual first received care.

(d) Any other child of the individual, but only when the child continuously resided in the home during the two-year period immediately preceding the date on which the individual first received care and provided assistance during that period that delayed the need for care.

(3) A lien created by ORS 87.503 (Lien for long term care) on other real property of a deceased individual may not be foreclosed while there is:

(a) A surviving spouse; or

(b) A child of the individual, if the child is a minor or has a disability. [1995 c.749 §7; 1997 c.744 §8; 2007 c.70 §18]

Note: See note under 87.501 (Definitions for ORS 87.501 to 87.542).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 87—Statutory Liens, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors087.­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.