Chapter 646A Trade Regulation


§ 646A.030 Definitions for ORS 646A.030 to 646A.042
§ 646A.032 Price list for health spa services
§ 646A.034 Contracts
§ 646A.036 Contracts and rules
§ 646A.038 Moneys paid prior to facility opening
§ 646A.040 Waiver of provisions of ORS 646A.030 to 646A.042

Rental and Lease Agreements

§ 646A.120 Definitions for ORS 646A.120 to 646A.134
§ 646A.122 Applicability of ORS 646A.120 to 646A.134
§ 646A.124 General disclosure requirements
§ 646A.126 Specific disclosure requirements
§ 646A.128 Provisions prohibited in lease-purchase agreements
§ 646A.130 Reinstatement of lease-purchase agreement by consumer

Service Contracts

§ 646A.150 Applicability of ORS 646A.150 to 646A.172
§ 646A.152 Definitions for ORS 646A.150 to 646A.172
§ 646A.154 Service contract defined
§ 646A.156 Required contents of service contracts
§ 646A.158 Prohibited conduct
§ 646A.160 Service contract obligor as agent of insurer

Credit and Purchasing

§ 646A.200 Definitions for ORS 646A.202 and 646A.204
§ 646A.202 Payment processing systems
§ 646A.204 Customer information
§ 646A.206 Rules
§ 646A.210 Requiring credit card number as condition for accepting check or share draft prohibited
§ 646A.212 “Credit card” defined


§ 646A.300 Definitions for ORS 646A.300 to 646A.322
§ 646A.302 Application of ORS 646A.300 to 646A.322 to successor in interest or assignee of supplier
§ 646A.304 Payment for farm implements, parts, software, tools and signs upon termination of retailer agreement
§ 646A.306 Repurchase of inventory by supplier
§ 646A.308 Civil action for supplier’s failure to pay
§ 646A.310 Prohibited conduct by supplier

Mailings and Deliveries

§ 646A.340 Definitions for ORS 646A.340 to 646A.348
§ 646A.342 Prohibited conduct
§ 646A.344 Bond or letter of credit
§ 646A.346 Damages
§ 646A.348 Action by Attorney General
§ 646A.350 Delivery of unrequested hazardous substances prohibited

Automatic Dialing and Announcing Devices

§ 646A.370 Definitions for ORS 646A.370 to 646A.374
§ 646A.372 Limits on usage of automatic dialing and announcing device
§ 646A.374 Prohibited actions
§ 646A.376 Enforcement

Warranty Regulation and Enforcement

§ 646A.400 Definitions for ORS 646A.400 to 646A.418
§ 646A.402 Availability of remedy
§ 646A.404 Consumer’s remedies
§ 646A.405 Manufacturer action under ORS 646A.404
§ 646A.406 Presumption of reasonable attempt to conform
§ 646A.408 Use of informal dispute settlement procedure as condition for remedy

Vehicle Repair Shops

§ 646A.480 Definitions for ORS 646A.480 to 646A.495
§ 646A.482 Estimate required before beginning work
§ 646A.486 Prohibited actions if estimate exceeds $200
§ 646A.490 Additional prohibited actions
§ 646A.495 Owner designee

Infant Crib Safety

§ 646A.500 Legislative findings
§ 646A.502 Short title
§ 646A.504 Definitions for ORS 646A.500 to 646A.514
§ 646A.506 Prohibited conduct
§ 646A.508 Penalties
§ 646A.510 Exemptions

Children’s Products

§ 646A.525 Definitions for ORS 646A.525 to 646A.535
§ 646A.530 Prohibited sales of certain children’s products
§ 646A.535 Assistance of Attorney General in obtaining recall notices


§ 646A.550 Short title
§ 646A.555 License to engage in business activity not required for individual under 17 years of age

Mercury in Lighting Products

§ 646A.560 Legislative findings
§ 646A.562 Definitions for ORS 646A.560 to 646A.566
§ 646A.564 Standards for mercury content in electric lamps
§ 646A.566 Considerations for state agency procurement of lighting devices that contain mercury

Portable Electronics Insurance

§ 646A.575 Definitions for ORS 646A.575 to 646A.590
§ 646A.577 Limited license required
§ 646A.580 Cost of coverage
§ 646A.582 Written disclosure requirements
§ 646A.585 Exceptions to license requirement
§ 646A.588 Restrictions on modification or termination of coverage

Identity Theft Prevention

§ 646A.600 Short title
§ 646A.602 Caution-flag-12 Definitions for ORS 646A.600 to 646A.628
§ 646A.604 Caution-flag-12 Notice of breach of security
§ 646A.606 Caution-flag-12 Security freeze
§ 646A.608 Caution-flag-12 Deadline for placing security freeze
§ 646A.610 Caution-flag-12 Permissible fees

Debt Buyers

§ 646A.640 Definitions
§ 646A.643 License requirement to engage in debt buying
§ 646A.646 License application
§ 646A.649 Licensee’s principal place of business and registered agent
§ 646A.652 Required notices
§ 646A.655 Compliance with director’s standards

Mortgage Rescue Fraud Prevention Act

§ 646A.700 Short title
§ 646A.702 Definitions for ORS 646A.702 to 646A.720
§ 646A.705 Persons that are not foreclosure consultants
§ 646A.710 Foreclosure consulting contract
§ 646A.715 Cancellation
§ 646A.720 Prohibited acts of foreclosure consultant

Guaranteed Asset Protection Waivers


§ 646A.800 Late fees on delinquent cable service accounts
§ 646A.801 Termination of residential cable service or residential telecommunications service for certain persons
§ 646A.803 Contest and sweepstakes solicitations
§ 646A.806 Website with photographs and information about arrested persons
§ 646A.808 Obtaining personal information by false representation via electronic media
§ 646A.810 Patent infringement claim made in bad faith
Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 646A—Trade Regulation, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors646A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).