2007 ORS 135.913¹
Diversion agreement part of record of case
  • duration of agreement
  • effect of denial of petition

(1) When the court allows a petition for a possession of marijuana diversion agreement filed as provided in ORS 135.909 (Filing petition), the judge taking that action shall sign the petition and indicate thereon the date of allowance of the diversion period, the length of the diversion period and the date upon which the possession of less than one ounce of marijuana offense occurred. The petition when signed and dated becomes the diversion agreement between the defendant and the court. The court shall make the agreement a part of the record of the case.

(2) A possession of marijuana diversion agreement shall be for a period of one year after the date the court allows the petition. During the diversion period the court shall stay the possession of less than one ounce of marijuana offense proceeding pending completion of the diversion agreement or its termination.

(3) When the court denies a petition for a possession of marijuana diversion agreement, it shall continue the offense proceeding against the defendant. [1989 c.1075 §8]

Note: See note under 135.907 (Notification of availability of diversion).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 135—Arraignment and Pretrial Provisions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­135.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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.