County Clerks

ORS 205.232
Conditions for instruments to be recorded

  • exception

Except as provided in ORS 205.327 (Penalty for presenting nonstandard instruments for recording), a county clerk shall not accept any instrument for recording unless the text of the instrument is typed, written or printed in 8-point type or larger on paper that is not larger than 14 inches long and 8-1/2 inches wide and which paper is of sufficient quality for recording photographically. However, this section does not apply to out-of-state notarial acts or to certified copies of public records presented to a county clerk for recording. [1991 c.230 §2; 1993 c.321 §3]


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