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Legal Statutes: Oregon

UPDATED October 25, 2016

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Sexual Abuse Restraining Orders

back to top163.760. Definitions

As used in ORS 163.760 to 163.777:

(1) “Declaration under penalty of perjury,” “family or household members,” “interfere,” “intimidate,” “menace” and “molest” have the meanings given those terms in ORS 107.705.

(2) “Sexual abuse” means sexual contact with:

(a) A person who does not consent to the sexual contact; or

(b) A person who is considered incapable of consenting to a sexual act under ORS 163.315, unless the sexual contact would be lawful under ORS 163.325 or 163.345.

(3) “Sexual contact” has the meaning given that term in ORS 163.305.

Added by Laws 2013, c. 687, § 1, eff. July 29, 2013, operative Jan. 1, 2014. Amended by Laws 2015, c. 121, § 21, eff. May 20, 2015, operative Sept. 1, 2015.