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Legal Statutes: Oregon

UPDATED October 25, 2016

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Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault or Stalking

back to top90.456. Victim of domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking and immediate family members; continuation of tenancy

Notwithstanding the release of a tenant who is a victim of domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking, and any immediate family members of that tenant, from a rental agreement under ORS 90.453 or the exclusion of a perpetrator of domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking as provided in ORS 90.459 or 105.128, if there are any remaining tenants of the dwelling unit, the tenancy shall continue for those tenants. Any fee, security deposit or prepaid rent paid by the victim, perpetrator or other tenants shall be applied, accounted for or refunded by the landlord following termination of the tenancy and delivery of possession by the remaining tenants as provided in ORS 90.300 and 90.302.

Laws 2003, c. 378, § 6; Laws 2007, c. 508, § 10, eff. Jan. 1, 2008; Laws 2011, c. 42, § 9b, eff. Jan. 1, 2012.