Purpose of sex offender reporting requirements
The purpose of ORS 181.594 (Definitions for ORS 181.595, 181.596, 181.597 and 181.603), 181.595 (Reporting by sex offender who is discharged, paroled or released on supervised release from correctional facility or another state), 181.596 (Reporting by sex offender released or discharged), 181.597 (Reporting by certain persons upon moving into state), 181.598 (Registration forms), 181.599 (Failure to report as sex offender), 181.601 (Victim access to sex offender information) and 181.820 (Relief from reporting requirement generally) is to assist law enforcement agencies in preventing future sex offenses. [1991 c.389 §7; 1995 c.429 §8]
Note: See note under 181.597 (Reporting by certain persons upon moving into state).
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