Lost, Unclaimed or Abandoned Property

ORS 98.336
Property held by government and public authorities


(1)

Intangible property, including uncashed warrants and wages represented by unpresented payroll checks, held for the owner by a court, state or other government, governmental subdivision or agency, public corporation, or public authority, that has remained unclaimed by the owner for more than two years is presumed abandoned.

(2)

Tangible property held for the owner by a court, state or other government, governmental subdivision or agency, law enforcement agency, public corporation or public authority that has remained unclaimed by the owner for more than two years is presumed abandoned. [1957 c.670 §10; 1983 c.716 §6; 1987 c.708 §3; 1993 c.694 §4; 2001 c.302 §5]
§§ 98.302 to 98.436

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Necessity of probate if abandoned property is claimed by heirs, (1972) Vol 35, p 1177


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