Keep Up to Date With New Recording Requirements

Updated April 7, 2014


House Bill 4056

Effective date is March 13, 2014

Amending ORS 432.355

With the passing of House Bill 4056, we are notifying you of the following change in statute

  • If the death occurred prior to January 1, 2014 a long form death certificate may record

  • If the death occurred after January 1, 2014 a short form death certificate, which does not list cause of death, is the only type of death certificate we may record

  • If the death certificate is from another state we may record either a long form or a short form

​​Please contact our office with any further questions, 503-623-9217.