2015 ORS 133.839¹
Immunity from civil process in certain civil cases

A person brought into this state by, or after waiver of, extradition based on a criminal charge shall not be subject to service of personal process in civil actions arising out of the same facts as the criminal proceeding to answer which the person is being or has been returned, until the person has been convicted in the criminal proceeding, or, if acquitted, until the person has had reasonable opportunity to return to the state from which the person was extradited. [Formerly 147.250]

See also annota­tions under ORS chapter 147 in permanent edi­tion.

Notes of Decisions

This Act was adopted to facilitate the interjurisdic­tional transfer of prisoners. Bishop v. Cupp, 7 Or App 349, 490 P2d 524 (1971)

Interjurisdic­tional transfers to clear up charges protect the prisoner's constitu­tional right to a speedy trial and the state's interest in the orderly ad­min­is­tra­­tion of justice. Bishop v. Cupp, 7 Or App 349, 490 P2d 524 (1971)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 133—Arrest and Related Procedures; Search and Seizure; Extradition, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors133.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 133, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano133.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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