2015 ORS 93.680¹
Patents, judgments and official grants
  • recordability
  • evidence

(1) The following are entitled to be recorded in the record of deeds of the county in which the lands lie, in like manner and with like effect as conveyances of land duly acknowledged, proved or certified:

(a) The patents from the United States or of this state for lands within this state.

(b) Judgments of courts in this state requiring the execution of a conveyance of real estate within this state.

(c) Approved lists of lands granted to this state, or to corporations in this state.

(d) Conveyances executed by any officer of this state by authority of law, of lands within this state.

(2) The record of any such patent, judgment, approved lists or deeds recorded, or a transcript thereof certified by the county clerk in whose office it is recorded, may be read in evidence in any court in this state, with like effect as the original. [Amended by 1979 c.284 §93]

Notes of Decisions

Dissolu­tion decree is effective to transfer real prop­erty interest, therefore failure to record dissolu­tion decree in deed records does not render decree void as to bona fide purchasers for value. Partlow v. Clark, 295 Or 778, 671 P2d 103 (1983)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Recording loca­tion, type and de­gree of hazard of ma­te­ri­al buried in hazardous waste disposal site, (1979) Vol 40, p 188

Chapter 93

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Records involving title to real prop­erty registered under the Torrens system, (1972) Vol 35, p 1032


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 93—Conveyancing and Recording, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors093.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 93, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano093.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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