Chapter 3  Circuit Courts Generally

Judicial Districts, Judges And Jurisdiction

§ 3.012 Judicial districts
§ 3.013 State as single judicial district
§ 3.014 Special provisions for fourth judicial district (Multnomah County)
§ 3.016 Special provisions for sixth judicial district (Morrow and Umatilla Counties)
§ 3.030 Election of circuit judges
§ 3.041 Qualifications of circuit judges
§ 3.050 Circuit judges to be members of bar
§ 3.060 Salary of judges
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Circuit Court Terms

§ 3.232 Types of terms
§ 3.235 Regular terms
§ 3.238 Power or duty to call special terms

Jurisdiction Over Juvenile And Family Related Matters

§ 3.250 Definitions for ORS 3.250 to 3.280
§ 3.255 Policy and intent
§ 3.260 Juvenile jurisdiction vested in circuit courts
§ 3.265 Limits on transfer of juvenile jurisdiction
§ 3.270 Transfer of juvenile jurisdiction and jurisdiction over family-related matters to circuit courts
§ 3.275 Procedure for transfer of jurisdiction over certain family-related matters
§ 3.280 Court services for circuit courts

Panel Of Reference Judges

§ 3.300 Establishment and termination of panel for disposition of civil actions in circuit court
§ 3.305 Request for referral of action to reference judge
§ 3.311 Delivery of order to reference judge
§ 3.315 Proposed report of reference judge
§ 3.321 Compensation of reference judge

Family Law

(Family Court Departments)

§ 3.405 Application to establish family court department
§ 3.408 Matters assignable to family court department
§ 3.412 Chief family court judge
§ 3.414 Assignment of matters relating to same child
§ 3.417 Coordination of services
§ 3.420 Abolishment of family court department
§ 3.423 Family court department rules
§ 3.425 Family law education programs