2015 ORS 106.310¹
Definitions for ORS 106.300 to 106.340

As used in ORS 106.300 (Short title) to 106.340 (Certain privileges, immunities, rights, benefits and responsibilities granted or imposed) (Oregon Family Fairness Act):

(1) Domestic partnership means a civil contract described in ORS 106.300 (Short title) to 106.340 (Certain privileges, immunities, rights, benefits and responsibilities granted or imposed) entered into in person between two individuals of the same sex who are at least 18 years of age, who are otherwise capable and at least one of whom is a resident of Oregon.

(2) Partner means an individual joined in a domestic partnership. [2007 c.99 §3; 2009 c.561 §1]

Note: See note under 106.300 (Short title).

Chapter 106

Notes of Decisions

Regula­tion of marriage is exclusively within province of states legislative power. Li v. State of Oregon, 338 Or 376, 110 P3d 91 (2005)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 106—Marriage; Domestic Partnership, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors106.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 106, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano106.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.