ORS 329.145¹
Definitions for ORS 329.150 and 329.155

As used in ORS 329.150 (Services for children and families at school site) and 329.155 (Standards for education programs and programs providing services for children and families):

(1) "Families" means a group of individuals related by blood, marriage or adoption, or individuals whose functional relationships are similar to those found in such associations. The family’s purpose is the security, support, nurturance, love, transmission of values and facilitation of each member’s growth and development, and is the primary social unit affecting a child’s well-being.

(2) "Services" means education and all other programs and services addressing one or more of a child’s six basic needs as follows: stimulus, nutrition, health, safety, nurturance and shelter.

(3) "Young children" means children zero through eight years of age. [Formerly 326.785]

Chapter 329

Notes of Decisions

Oregon Educa­tional Act for 21st Century does not facially violate students' rights under First Amend­ment to United States Constitu­tion. Tennison v. Paulus, 144 F3d 1285 (9th Cir. 1998)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 329—Oregon Educational Act for the 21st Century; Educational Improvement and Reform, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors329.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 329, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­329ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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. Currency Information