Trade Practices

ORS 746.275
Definitions for ORS 746.275 to 746.300


As used in ORS 746.275 (Definitions for ORS 746.275 to 746.300) to 746.300 (Liability of insurers and motor vehicle repair shops for damages):

(1)

“Adjuster” means a person authorized to do business under ORS 744.515 (Exemptions from adjuster licensing requirement) or 744.521 (Powers of director to issue, renew, amend, suspend and reinstate licenses).

(2)

“Motor vehicle liability insurance policy” means an insurance policy which provides automobile liability coverage, uninsured motorist coverage, automobile medical payments coverage or automobile physical damage coverage on motor vehicles, but does not include any insurance policy:

(a)

Covering garage, automobile sales agency, repair shop, service station or public parking place operation hazards; or

(b)

Issued principally to cover personal or premises liability of an insured, even though such insurance may also provide some incidental coverage for liability arising out of the ownership, maintenance or use of a motor vehicle on the premises of such insured or on the ways immediately adjoining such premises.

(3)

“Motor vehicle body and frame repair shop” means a business or a division of a business organized for the purpose of effecting repairs to motor vehicles which have been physically damaged. [1977 c.785 §1; 2019 c.151 §41]
Note: 746.275 (Definitions for ORS 746.275 to 746.300) to 746.300 (Liability of insurers and motor vehicle repair shops for damages) and 746.991 (Penalties) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 746 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

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Jun. 26, 2021