2011 ORS § 107.717¹
Appearance by telephone or two-way electronic communication device

(1) A party may file a motion under ORS 45.400 (Telephone testimony) requesting that the court allow the appearance of the party or a witness by telephone or by other two-way electronic communication device in a proceeding under ORS 107.700 (Short title) to 107.735 (Duties of State Court Administrator).

(2) In exercising its discretion to allow written notice less than 30 days before the proceeding as required under ORS 45.400 (Telephone testimony) (2), the court shall consider the expedited nature of a proceeding under ORS 107.700 (Short title) to 107.735 (Duties of State Court Administrator).

(3) In addition to the factors listed in ORS 45.400 (Telephone testimony) (7) that would support a finding of good cause, the court shall consider whether the safety or welfare of the party or witness would be threatened if testimony were required to be provided in person at a proceeding under ORS 107.700 (Short title) to 107.735 (Duties of State Court Administrator).

(4) A motion or good cause determination under this section or ORS 45.400 (Telephone testimony) is not required for ex parte hearings held by telephone under ORS 107.718 (Restraining order). [2011 c.244 §2]

Note: 107.717 (Appearance by telephone or two-way electronic communication device) was added to and made a part of 107.700 (Short title) to 107.735 (Duties of State Court Administrator) by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.