2017 ORS 127.737¹
Certain other laws applicable to declaration

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This section is amended
Effective June 2, 2018
Relating to health care decisions; creating new provisions; amending ORS 97.953, 97.955, 97.959, 127.005, 127.505, 127.510, 127.515, 127.520, 127.525, 127.535, 127.545, 127.550, 127.555, 127.565, 127.625, 127.635, 127.640, 127.649, 127.658, 127.737, 127.760, 163.193 and 163.206; repealing ORS 127.531; and prescribing an effective date.

(1) ORS 127.525 (Acceptance of appointment), 127.550 (Petition for judicial review of advance directives), 127.565 (Independent medical judgment of provider), 127.570 (Mercy killing), 127.575 (Instrument presumed valid) and 127.995 (Penalties) apply to a declaration for mental health treatment.

(2) For purposes of this section only, a declaration shall be considered a power of attorney for health care, without regard to whether the declaration appoints an attorney-in-fact. [1993 c.442 §17]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 127—Sustaining Treatment Registry; Declarations for Mental Health Treatment; Death With Dignity, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors127.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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.