ORS 135.881¹
Definitions for ORS 135.881 to 135.901

As used in ORS 135.881 (Definitions for ORS 135.881 to 135.901) to 135.901 (Effect of compliance or noncompliance with agreement):

(1) "District attorney" has the meaning given that term by ORS 131.005 (General definitions) (8).

(2) "Diversion" means referral of a defendant in a criminal case to a supervised performance program prior to adjudication.

(3) "Diversion agreement" means the specification of formal terms and conditions which a defendant must fulfill in order to have the charges against the defendant dismissed. [1977 c.373 §1]

Notes of Decisions

When district attorney terminates diversion and the existence of findings on the termina­tion is disputed, the court must provide a pro­ce­dure for determining whether the requisite facts exist. State ex rel Harmon v. Blanding, 292 Or 752, 644 P2d 1082 (1982)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 135—Arraignment and Pretrial Provisions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors135.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 135, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­135ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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