ORS 147.530¹
Hearing on claim, response or motion
  • order

(1) A hearing on a claim, a response filed under ORS 147.517 (Notice) (4) or a motion filed under ORS 147.522 (Issue that will have impact on trial) shall be conducted in accordance with this section.

(2) At the hearing, the court may receive evidence relevant to the claim or motion.

(3) As to a particular fact at issue, the court shall find against the person bearing the burden of persuasion unless the person proves the fact by a preponderance of the evidence.

(4) If the court determines that the moving party:

(a) Is entitled to relief, the court shall, after giving due consideration to the requested relief, issue a written order.

(b) Is not entitled to relief or that the Oregon Constitution or the United States Constitution prohibits all appropriate relief, the court shall issue a written order denying relief.

(5) An order issued under subsection (4) of this section must:

(a) Be issued within seven days from the date of the hearing held pursuant to this section, unless the court finds good cause to issue the order at a later date.

(b) Except as provided in ORS 147.517 (Notice) (4)(b)(B), include the reasons relief was granted or denied.

(6) The court shall provide a copy of the order issued under subsection (4) of this section to the victim, the prosecuting attorney, the defendant, any person who filed a response under ORS 147.517 (Notice) (4) and any person against whom relief was ordered at the mailing address provided under ORS 147.517 (Notice) (1)(a). [2009 c.178 §11; 2013 c.224 §2]

Note: See note under 147.500 (Definitions).

Notes of Decisions

ORS 147.500 (Definitions) to 147.550 (Establishment of requirements and procedures by Chief Justice by rule or order) set forth pro­ce­dures for crime victim to pursue remedy for viola­tion of victim’s constitu­tional rights. State v. Thompson, 257 Or App 336, 306 P3d 731 (2013), Sup Ct review denied

Chapter 147

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Primary resource fund where per­son, as result of single incident, becomes eligible for medical benefits from funds administered by Adult and Family Service Division, Motor Vehicle Accident Fund and Crime Victims’ Compensa­tion Division, (1978) Vol 39, p 323

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 147—Victims of Crime and Acts of Mass Destruction, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors147.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 147, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano147.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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