Chapter 18 - Judgments

Definitions

§ 18.005 Definitions
§ 18.015 Statutory references to decrees and judgments

Application

§ 18.025 Courts subject to chapter

General Provisions Relating to Judgments

§ 18.028 Authority of Chief Justice
§ 18.029 Effect of chapter on use of judgment
§ 18.031 Contents of supplemental judgments

Form of Judgment Document

§ 18.035 Preparation of judgment document
§ 18.038 Form of judgment document generally
§ 18.042 Judgment in civil action that includes money award
§ 18.048 Judgment in criminal action that contains money award
§ 18.049 Adjustments to money awards
§ 18.052 Duty of judge with respect to form of judgment document
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Entry of Judgments in Register

§ 18.075 Entry of judgments in circuit courts generally
§ 18.078 Notice of entry of judgment in circuit court civil action
§ 18.082 Effect of entry of judgment

Corrections to Judgments

§ 18.107 Corrections to civil judgments
§ 18.112 Correction of designation of judgment as general judgment

Judgment Liens

§ 18.150 Judgment liens in circuit courts
§ 18.152 Establishing judgment liens in other counties
§ 18.154 Appeal
§ 18.158 Judgment lien based on judgment for child support or spousal support entered in another state
§ 18.162 Judgment lien based on justice and municipal court judgments
§ 18.165 Priority of judgment lien over unrecorded conveyance
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Expiration and Extension of Judgment Remedies

§ 18.180 Expiration of judgment remedies in circuit court
§ 18.182 Extension of judgment remedies
§ 18.185 Extension of judgment lien of spousal support award
§ 18.190 Spousal support awards in judgments entered before January 1, 2004
§ 18.194 Expiration and extension of judgment remedies for justice and municipal court judgments

Release of Lien

§ 18.200 Release of lien
§ 18.202 Reinstatement of lien

Assignment of Judgment

§ 18.205 Assignment of judgment

Satisfaction of Money Awards

§ 18.225 Satisfaction of money awards generally
§ 18.228 Satisfaction of support awards payable to Department of Justice
§ 18.232 Alternate method for satisfaction of support awards payable to Department of Justice
§ 18.235 Motion to satisfy money award
§ 18.238 Proceedings after discharge in bankruptcy

Contribution

§ 18.242 Contribution among judgment debtors

Appeal

§ 18.245 Jurisdictional requirements

Enforcement of Judgments

Generally

§ 18.252 Execution
§ 18.255 Enforcement of judgment by circuit court for county where debtor resides

Proceedings in Support of Execution

§ 18.265 Debtor examination
§ 18.268 Conduct of debtor examination
§ 18.270 Written interrogatories

Exempt Property

Generally

§ 18.300 Resident entitled to use federal exemptions or state exemptions in bankruptcy
§ 18.305 Property not exempt from execution for purchase price
§ 18.312 Execution not to issue against property of deceased party
§ 18.318 Execution against property in possession or control of public officer or agency
§ 18.322 Adjudication of claim of exemption

Personal Property

§ 18.345 Exempt personal property generally
§ 18.348 Certain funds exempt when deposited in account
§ 18.352 Proceeds of casualty and indemnity insurance attachable on execution
§ 18.358 Certain retirement plans exempt from execution
§ 18.362 Exemption for firearms
§ 18.364 Prohibition on demanding firearms

Wages

§ 18.375 Definitions
§ 18.385 Wage exemption

Homesteads

§ 18.395 Homestead exemption
§ 18.398 Denial of homestead exemption when judgment is for child support
§ 18.402 Limitations on homestead exemption
§ 18.406 Exemption not applicable to certain liens, mortgages and interests
§ 18.412 Notice of intent to discharge judgment lien against homestead
§ 18.415 Objections to discharge
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Writs of Garnishment

Definitions

§ 18.600 Definitions

Garnishment Generally

§ 18.602 Garnishment described
§ 18.605 Debts subject to garnishment
§ 18.607 Form of writ
§ 18.609 Validity of writ after issuance
§ 18.610 Court with authority over writ

Garnishable Property

§ 18.615 Garnishable property generally
§ 18.618 Property not subject to garnishment
§ 18.620 Setoff for certain amounts payable to underlying lienholders

Duration of Writ's Effect

§ 18.625 Duration of writ's effect
§ 18.627 Multiple writs

Persons Authorized to Issue Writs

§ 18.635 Who may issue writs

Writs Issued by Court Administrators

§ 18.638 Writs issued by court administrators generally
§ 18.640 Grounds for denying issuance of writ

Writs Issued by Division of Child Support or District Attorney

§ 18.645 Writs issued by Division of Child Support or district attorney

Delivery of Writ

§ 18.650 Items required to be delivered to garnishee
§ 18.652 Manner of delivery
§ 18.655 Proper person to receive writ
§ 18.658 Documents to be delivered to debtor

Duties of Garnishee Generally

§ 18.665 Duties generally
§ 18.668 Immunity by payment to court administrator or delivery to sheriff
§ 18.670 Exceptions to garnishee's duties
§ 18.672 Duties of personal representative who is garnished

Garnishee Response

§ 18.680 Response required
§ 18.682 When response not required
§ 18.685 Contents of response
§ 18.688 Response of garnishee who is employer of debtor
§ 18.690 Delivery of garnishee response
§ 18.692 Supplemental garnishee response

Challenge to Garnishment

§ 18.700 Manner of making challenge to garnishment
§ 18.702 Notice to garnishor and garnishee of challenge to garnishment
§ 18.705 Duties of garnishor and creditor created by challenge to garnishment
§ 18.708 Duties of garnishee created by challenge to garnishment
§ 18.710 Hearing on challenge to garnishment
§ 18.712 Allowance or denial of challenge
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Claim by Person Other Than Debtor

§ 18.725 Claim by person other than debtor for all or part of garnished property

Payment of Money under Writ Generally

§ 18.730 Payment of money under writ
§ 18.732 Money owed to debtor that is due within 45 days

Payment of Nonexempt Wages

§ 18.735 Payment of wages subject to garnishment
§ 18.736 Processing fee

Payments Made to Court Administrator

§ 18.738 Acceptance or rejection of payments by court administrator
§ 18.740 Payments erroneously sent to court

Crediting of Payments

§ 18.742 Crediting of payments against debt
§ 18.745 Excess payments

Property Subject to Sale by Sheriff

§ 18.750 Application of ORS 18.750 to 18.760
§ 18.752 Garnishee duties
§ 18.755 Request for sale
§ 18.758 Sheriff's sale
§ 18.760 Challenge to garnishment

Release of Garnishment

§ 18.770 Release of garnishment

Sanctions Against Noncomplying Garnishee

§ 18.775 Liability of garnishee
§ 18.778 Order to appear
§ 18.780 Pleadings
§ 18.782 Hearing

Financial Institution As Garnishee

§ 18.784 Certain financial institution deposits not subject to garnishment
§ 18.785 Duties of financial institution
§ 18.787 Liability of financial institution
§ 18.788 Compliance records
§ 18.790 Search fee
§ 18.792 Safe deposit boxes
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Writs Issued to Enforce Agency Orders or Warrants

§ 18.800 Special procedures for writs issued to enforce agency orders or warrants

Use of Writ for Provisional Process

§ 18.810 Use of writ for provisional process

Forms

§ 18.830 Writ of garnishment form
§ 18.832 Debt calculation form
§ 18.835 Garnishee response form
§ 18.838 Instructions to garnishee form
§ 18.840 Wage exemption calculation form
§ 18.842 Release of garnishment form
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Notices of Garnishment

§ 18.854 Notices of garnishment generally
§ 18.855 Notices of garnishment issued by state agencies
§ 18.857 Notice of garnishment issued by county tax collector

Writs of Execution

Function and Form of Writ

§ 18.860 Function of writ
§ 18.862 Form of writ

Issuance of Writ

§ 18.865 Court administrator to issue writ
§ 18.867 Issuance of writs for certain judgments awarding child support
§ 18.868 Sheriff to whom writ is issued
§ 18.870 Recording of writ

Return on Writ

§ 18.872 Return on writ of execution

Instructions to Sheriff

§ 18.875 Instructions to sheriff

Levy

§ 18.878 Manner of levying on property
§ 18.880 Alternative procedure for levying on tangible personal property
§ 18.882 Criminal penalty for moving, using or damaging secured property
§ 18.884 Levying on intangible personal property
§ 18.886 Creditor's bond
§ 18.887 Forcible entry for purpose of levying on personal property
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Challenge to Writ of Execution

§ 18.892 Challenge to writ of execution
§ 18.894 Notice of challenge to execution
§ 18.896 Challenge to execution form
§ 18.898 Hearing on challenge to execution
§ 18.899 Sanctions

Execution Sale

Residential Property

§ 18.901 Definition of residential property
§ 18.904 Order required for sale of residential property
§ 18.906 Motion for order authorizing sale of residential property
§ 18.908 Notice of motion for order authorizing sale of residential property
§ 18.912 Hearing on motion for order authorizing sale of residential property

Notice of Sale

§ 18.918 Person entitled to written notice of sale
§ 18.920 Notice of sale of personal property
§ 18.922 Expedited sale of perishable personal property
§ 18.924 Notice of sale of real property
§ 18.926 Legal notices website

Conduct of Execution Sale

§ 18.930 Conduct of sale generally
§ 18.932 Postponement of sale
§ 18.934 Amount of property to be sold
§ 18.936 Bid by judgment creditor
§ 18.938 Manner of payment
§ 18.940 Bill of sale for personal property
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Redemption

§ 18.960 Definitions
§ 18.962 Property that may be redeemed
§ 18.963 Who may redeem
§ 18.964 Time for redemption
§ 18.966 Redemption amount payable to purchaser
§ 18.967 Redemption amount payable to redemptioner
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Waste

§ 18.983 Court may restrain waste

Sheriff's Deed

§ 18.985 Sheriff's deed

Special Rules for Specific Types of Property

§ 18.986 Manufactured dwellings and floating homes
§ 18.987 Purchaser's interest in land sale contract
§ 18.988 Seller's right to receive payments under land sale contract
§ 18.989 Equitable interests in property

Miscellaneous

§ 18.992 Referral of disputes to court
§ 18.993 Effect of ORS 18.860 to 18.993 on court's ability to direct seizure
§ 18.995 Owner not allowed to neglect foreclosed residential real property
§ 18.999 Recovery of expenses incurred in enforcing judgment and certain other monetary obligations

Source:
Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 18—- Judgments, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors018.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).