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Legal Statutes: Oregon

UPDATED October 25, 2016

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Sexual Abuse Restraining Orders

back to top163.777. Fees prohibited; other remedies available; forms and instructional brochure

(1)(a) A filing fee, service fee or hearing fee may not be charged for proceedings seeking only the relief provided under sections 1 to 8 of this 2013 Act.

(b) An undertaking may not be required in any proceeding under sections 1 to 8 of this 2013 Act.

(2) A proceeding under sections 1 to 8 of this 2013 Act is in addition to any other available civil or criminal remedies.

(3)(a) After obtaining the approval of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, the Attorney General's Sexual Assault Task Force shall produce:

(A) The forms for petitions and restraining orders, hearing requests and any related forms for use under sections 1 to 8 of this 2013 Act; and

(B) An instructional brochure explaining the rights set forth in sections 1 to 8 of this 2013 Act.

(b) After obtaining the approval of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the forms and instructional brochures produced pursuant to this subsection, the Attorney General's Sexual Assault Task Force shall provide the forms and copies of the instructional brochure to the clerks of the circuit court who shall make the forms and brochures available to the public.
Added by Laws 2013, c. 687, § 8, eff. July 29, 2013, operative Jan. 1, 2014.