2015 ORS 163.760¹
Definitions for ORS 163.760 to 163.777

As used in ORS 163.760 (Definitions for ORS 163.760 to 163.777) to 163.777 (Fees or undertaking may not be required):

(1) "Declaration under penalty of perjury," "family or household members," "interfere," "intimidate," "menace" and "molest" have the meanings given those terms in ORS 107.705 (Definitions for ORS 107.700 to 107.735).

(2) "Sexual abuse" means sexual contact with:

(a) A person who does not consent to the sexual contact; or

(b) A person who is considered incapable of consenting to a sexual act under ORS 163.315 (Incapacity to consent), unless the sexual contact would be lawful under ORS 163.325 (Ignorance or mistake as a defense) or 163.345 (Age as a defense in certain cases).

(3) "Sexual contact" has the meaning given that term in ORS 163.305 (Definitions). [2013 c.687 §1; 2015 c.121 §21]

Note: 163.760 (Definitions for ORS 163.760 to 163.777) to 163.777 (Fees or undertaking may not be required) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 163 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 163

Law Review Cita­tions

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1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 163—Offenses Against Persons, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors163.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 163, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano163.­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.