2011 ORS § 419B.860¹
(1) An application for an order is a motion. Unless a motion is made in court, the motion must be in writing, state with particularity the factual and legal grounds for the motion and set forth the relief or order sought.
(2) ORS 419B.863 (Pleadings) and 419B.866 (Signing pleadings required) and any local rules of any court applicable to captions, signing and other matters of form of petitions and answers apply to all motions and other papers provided for by ORS 419B.800 (Applicability of ORS 419B.800 to 419B.929) to 419B.929 (Enforcement of certain orders and judgments). [2001 c.622 §18]