2007 ORS 181.595¹
Reporting by sex offender who is discharged, paroled or released on supervised release from correctional facility or another state
  • change of residence procedure

(1)(a) Except as otherwise provided in paragraph (b) of this subsection, the agency or official to whom a person reports under subsection (3) of this section shall complete a sex offender registration form concerning the person when the person reports under subsection (3) of this section.

(b) When a person who is under supervision reports to the agency supervising the person, the supervising agency may require the person to report instead to the Department of State Police, a chief of police or a county sheriff and provide the supervising agency with proof of the completed registration.

(2) Subsection (3) of this section applies to a person who:

(a) Is discharged, paroled or released on any form of supervised or conditional release from a jail, prison or other correctional facility or detention facility in this state at which the person was confined as a result of:

(A) Conviction of a sex crime;

(B) Having been found guilty except for insanity of a sex crime; or

(C) Having been found to be within the jurisdiction of the juvenile court for having committed an act that if committed by an adult would constitute a sex crime;

(b) Is paroled to this state under ORS 144.610 (Out-of-state supervision of parolees) after being convicted in another jurisdiction of a crime that would constitute a sex crime if committed in this state;

(c) Is paroled to or otherwise placed in this state after having been found by a court in another jurisdiction to have committed an act while the person was under 18 years of age that would constitute a sex crime if committed in this state by an adult;

(d) Is discharged or placed on conditional release by the juvenile panel of the Psychiatric Security Review Board after having been found to be responsible except for insanity under ORS 419C.411 (Disposition order) for an act that would constitute a sex crime if committed by an adult; or

(e) Is discharged by the court under ORS 161.329 (Order of discharge) after having been found guilty except for insanity of a sex crime.

(3)(a) Within 10 days following discharge, release on parole, post-prison supervision or other supervised or conditional release, the person shall report, in person, to the Department of State Police, a chief of police or a county sheriff or to the supervising agency, if any.

(b) After making the report required by paragraph (a) of this subsection, the person shall report, in person:

(A) Within 10 days of a change of residence;

(B) Once each year within 10 days of the person’s birth date, regardless of whether the person changed residence;

(C) Within 10 days of the first day the person works at, carries on a vocation at or attends an institution of higher education; and

(D) Within 10 days of a change in work, vocation or attendance status at an institution of higher education.

(c) The person shall make the reports required by paragraph (b) of this subsection to the department, a chief of police, a county sheriff or the supervising agency, if any.

(d) If the person required to report under this subsection is a youth offender or young person, as defined in ORS 419A.004 (Definitions), who is under supervision, the person shall make the reports required by paragraphs (a) and (b) of this subsection to the agency supervising the person.

(e) The obligation to report under this subsection terminates if the conviction or adjudication that gave rise to the obligation is reversed or vacated or if the registrant is pardoned.

(4) As part of the registration requirement under this section, the Department of State Police, the chief of police, the county sheriff or the supervising agency:

(a) Shall photograph the person and obtain the signature of the person; and

(b) May fingerprint the person. [Formerly 181.518; 1997 c.538 §3; 1997 c.709 §1; 1999 c.626 §3; amendments by 1999 c.626 §27 repealed by 2001 c.884 §1; 2005 c.567 §6; 2005 c.843 §34]

Note: See note under 181.594 (Definitions for ORS 181.595, 181.596, 181.597 and 181.603).

Notes of Decisions

Registra­tion require­ment under 1995 version of statute was not ex post facto law under Oregon or United States Constitu­tion. State v. MacNab, 334 Or 469, 51 P3d 1249 (2002)

Law Review Cita­tions

35 WLR 83 (1999)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 181—State Police; Crime Reporting and Records; Public Safety Standards and Training, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­181.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 181, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­181ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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