2015 ORS 165.583¹
Exemptions from ORS 165.577, 165.579 and 165.581

The provisions of ORS 165.577 (Cellular counterfeiting in the third degree), 165.579 (Cellular counterfeiting in the second degree) and 165.581 (Cellular counterfeiting in the first degree) do not apply to:

(1) Officers, employees or agents of cellular telephone service providers who engage in conduct prohibited by ORS 165.577 (Cellular counterfeiting in the third degree), 165.579 (Cellular counterfeiting in the second degree) or 165.581 (Cellular counterfeiting in the first degree) for the purpose of constructing, maintaining or conducting the radio telecommunication service or for law enforcement purposes;

(2) Law enforcement officers and public officials in charge of jails, police premises, sheriffs’ offices, Department of Corrections institutions and other penal or correctional institutions, or any other person under the color of law, who engages in conduct prohibited by ORS 165.577 (Cellular counterfeiting in the third degree), 165.579 (Cellular counterfeiting in the second degree) or 165.581 (Cellular counterfeiting in the first degree) for the purpose of law enforcement or in the normal course of the officer’s or official’s employment activities or duties; and

(3) Officers, employees or agents of federal or state agencies that are authorized to monitor or intercept cellular telephone service in the normal course of the officer’s, employee’s or agent’s employment. [1995 c.524 §5]

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Law Review Cita­tions

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1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 165—Offenses Involving Fraud or Deception, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors165.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 165, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano165.­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.