OREGON

OREGON STATUTE OF LIIMITATION AND CAUSE OF ACTION

SIX YEARS

12.080 Action on certain contracts or liabilities.

(1) An action upon a contract or liability, express or implied, excepting those mentioned in ORS 12.070, 12.110 and 12.135 and except as otherwise provided in ORS 72.7250;

(2) An action upon a liability created by statute, other than a penalty or forfeiture, excepting those mentioned in ORS 12.110;

(3) An action for waste or trespass upon or for interference with or injury to any interest of another in real property, excepting those mentioned in ORS 12.050, 12.060, 12.135, 12.137 and 273.241; or

(4) An action for taking, detaining or injuring personal property, including an action for the specific recovery thereof, excepting an action mentioned in ORS 12.137; shall be commenced within six years. [Amended by 1957 c.374 3; 1961 c.726 396; 1973 c.363 1; 1983 c.437 2; 1987 c.705 3; 1991 c.968 2]

12.085 Action against garnishee. Proceedings against a garnishee under ORS 18.775 to 18.782 must be commenced within one year from the delivery of the writ of garnishment. [1977 c.786 3; 1981 c.883 29; 2001 c.249 66]

CAUSE OF ACTION

12.090 Accounts; accrual of cause of action. In an action to recover a balance due upon an account, the cause of action shall be deemed to have accrued from the time of the last charge or payment proved in the account. Interest, financing and carrying charges shall not be deemed such a charge. [Amended by 1973 c.2041]