2013 ORS § 645.230¹
Allegations of complaint
  • burden of proof

It is not necessary to negate any of the exemptions or classifications provided in this chapter in a complaint, action, information, indictment or other writ or proceeding laid or brought under this chapter; and the burden of proof of an exemption or classification shall be upon the party claiming the benefit of such exemption or classification. [1987 c.148 §16]