2015 ORS 144.087¹
"Supervisory authority" defined

(1) As used in ORS 137.124 (Commitment of defendant to Department of Corrections or county), 144.085 (Active parole and post-prison supervision) and 423.478 (Duties of department and counties), ORS chapter 144 and this section, "supervisory authority" means the state or local corrections agency or official designated in each county by that county’s board of county commissioners or county court to operate corrections supervision services, custodial facilities or both.

(2) Except as provided in ORS 137.124 (Commitment of defendant to Department of Corrections or county), 137.593 (Duty of corrections agencies to impose structured, intermediate sanction for probation violations) (2)(d) and 423.478 (Duties of department and counties), all terms of imprisonment or incarceration of 12 months or less must be served at the direction of the supervisory authority.

(3) Nothing in this section is intended to repeal ORS 169.320 (Control over prisoners) to 169.360 (Appointment of keeper of local correctional facility), or in any way affect the sheriff’s authority, duties and liabilities set forth in ORS 169.320 (Control over prisoners) to 169.360 (Appointment of keeper of local correctional facility). [1995 c.423 §27; 1996 c.4 §11]

Note: 144.087 ("Supervisory authority" defined) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 144 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Law Review Cita­tions

55 OLR 303-347 (1976)

Chapter 144

Notes of Decisions

Under rules of State Board of Parole, board could not in determining history/risk score, consider juvenile adjudica­tions that had been expunged pursuant to [former] ORS 419.800 to 419.839, even if prisoner admits to board that they occurred. West v. Board of Parole, 86 Or App 616, 739 P2d 1096 (1987)

Law Review Cita­tions

53 OLR 32, 67-79 (1973)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 144—Parole; Post-Prison Supervision; Work Release; Executive Clemency; Standards for Prison Terms and Parole; Presentence Reports, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors144.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 144, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano144.­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.