2011 ORS § 97.190¹
Post-mortem examination of body

Unless required by a medical examiner to determine the cause of death or specifically authorized and ordered by the superintendent of the hospital or institution in which any person coming under the provisions of ORS 97.170 (Disposition of unclaimed body of deceased person) may die, no such body as is mentioned in ORS 97.170 (Disposition of unclaimed body of deceased person) is subject to post-mortem examination, except by consent of the Demonstrator of Anatomy. [Amended by 1959 c.629 §43; 1965 c.221 §13; 1977 c.582 §1]