Limitations of Actions and Suits

ORS 12.085
Action against garnishee


(1)

Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, proceedings against a garnishee under ORS 18.775 (Liability of garnishee) to 18.782 (Hearing) must be commenced within one year after the delivery of the writ of garnishment.

(2)

If the writ of garnishment is delivered to a person in the person’s capacity as a personal representative of an estate, proceedings against the garnishee under ORS 18.775 (Liability of garnishee) to 18.782 (Hearing) must be commenced within one year after the entry of a judgment of final distribution for the estate. [1977 c.786 §3; 1981 c.883 §29; 2001 c.249 §66; 2003 c.85 §1; 2003 c.576 §279a]
Chapter 12

Notes of Decisions

An action for personal injuries caused by breach of implied warranty is clearly one for which "different limitation is prescribed by statute" under ORS 12.010 and thus is not governed by provisions of this chapter. Redfield v. Mead, Johnson & Co., 266 Or 273, 512 P2d 776 (1973)


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