2015 ORS 181A.420¹
Minimum standards and training requirements inapplicable to certain persons
  • certification based on experience, education or training

(1) The minimum standards and minimum training requirements established pursuant to ORS 181A.410 (Minimum standards and training for certification) (1) do not apply to:

(a) The Superintendent of State Police.

(b) Any individual who is a constable of the justice court.

(c) Any sheriff’s deputy appointed with authority only to receive and serve summons and civil process.

(d) Any municipal parole officer.

(e) Any dog control officer commissioned by a city or county.

(2) The Department of Public Safety Standards and Training may, upon application of an individual public safety officer, except a youth correction officer, at its discretion, certify the public safety officer as provided in ORS 181A.410 (Minimum standards and training for certification) (1)(d) upon a finding that the public safety officer’s professional experience, education or training meets the standards required for certification.

(3) The minimum standards and training requirements established pursuant to ORS 181A.410 (Minimum standards and training for certification) (1) do not apply to police officers commissioned by the Governor under ORS 131.880 (Appointment of railroad police officers) who have served in that capacity for at least two years immediately preceding October 4, 1977. [Subsections (1) and (2) formerly 181.660; subsection (3) formerly 181.705]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 181A—State Police; Crime Reporting and Records; Public Safety Standards and Training; Private Security Services, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors181A.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.