Oregon Statutes - Chapter 697 - Collection Agencies; Check-Cashing Businesses; Debt Consolidating Agencies - Section 697.039 - Revocation, suspension or refusal to issue or renew registration.

(1) The Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services may refuse to issue or renew or may revoke or suspend any registration under ORS 697.031 if the director determines that:

(a) Any information a person files with the director under ORS 697.031 is false or untruthful;

(b) A person has violated any of the rules of the director for registration under ORS 697.031;

(c) A person has violated the provisions of ORS 697.045 or 697.058;

(d) A person has failed to maintain in effect the bond or an irrevocable letter of credit required under ORS 697.031;

(e) A person has died or become incapacitated;

(f) A person has engaged in dishonest, fraudulent or illegal practices or conduct in any business or profession; or

(g) A person has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor, an essential element of which is fraud.

(2) A revocation or suspension under this section may be for a time certain or upon condition that certain acts be performed.

(3) If the director issued an initial order of revocation of a registration before the expiration of the registration, the director may enter a final order of revocation even though the registration has expired.

(4) Actions of the director under this section are subject to the provisions of ORS chapter 183. [1981 c.85 §6; 1991 c.627 §2; 1995 c.622 §4; 1999 c.413 §1; 2005 c.338 §11]

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