2017 ORS 137.658¹
Authority of chairperson to create committees within commission

This section is amended
Effective January 1, 2020
Relating to criminal justice entities; creating new provisions; and amending ORS 137.654, 137.656 and 137.658 and section 53, chapter 649, Oregon Laws 2013.

(1) The chairperson of the Oregon Criminal Justice Commission may create any committees within the commission as the chairperson may think necessary. Persons who are not commission members may be appointed as members to serve on the committees with the approval of the commission.

(2) The chairperson shall appoint members of committees created under this section in such a manner as to ensure representation from all segments of the criminal justice system that are affected by the work of the committee. In selecting members for committee assignments, the chairperson shall consider, but is not limited to, representatives from the following:

(a) The Attorney General;

(b) The Director of the Department of Corrections;

(c) The chairperson of the State Board of Parole and Post-Prison Supervision;

(d) The Superintendent of State Police;

(e) The chief administrative employee of the Psychiatric Security Review Board;

(f) The Director of Human Services;

(g) The Director of the Oregon Health Authority;

(h) The Director of the Oregon Youth Authority;

(i) Trial judges;

(j) Judges of the Oregon Supreme Court or Court of Appeals;

(k) Majority and minority parties of the House of Representatives and the Senate;

(L) District attorneys;

(m) Criminal defense attorneys;

(n) County sheriffs;

(o) County commissioners;

(p) County community corrections directors;

(q) Chiefs of police;

(r) Victims of crime;

(s) The public at large;

(t) The director of a nonprofit entity created for the purpose of increasing understanding of the adult and juvenile justice systems and promotion of effective policies for prevention and control of crime; and

(u) Private contract providers. [1995 c.420 §2; 1997 c.433 §3; 2001 c.900 §23; 2009 c.595 §98]

Note: See note under 137.651 (Definitions for ORS 137.654, 137.656 and 137.658).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 137—Judgment and Execution; Parole and Probation by the Court, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors137.­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.