Administration of State Institutions

ORS 179.745
Title to and transfer of property

The State of Oregon, by and through the Department of Corrections, the Department of Human Services or the Oregon Health Authority, may take title to real and personal property to carry out the provisions of ORS 179.620 (Liability of person or estate for cost of care), 179.653 (Unpaid costs as lien on property), 179.655 (Enforcement of lien) and 179.740 (Collection from estates). With the written consent of the owner of real property or an authorized representative of the owner, the agency may transfer real property under the provisions of ORS 270.100 (Notice to department before sale of real property) to 270.190 (Disposition of operating fund revenues). The agency may transfer personal property under rules adopted by the agency. The proceeds, less costs, of any real or personal property transferred by the agency under this section shall be credited to and deposited in the Department of Corrections Account, the Department of Human Services Account or the Oregon Health Authority Fund, as appropriate. [1999 c.616 §2; 2001 c.487 §11; 2009 c.595 §157]


Last accessed
Mar. 11, 2023