ORS 417.765¹
Qualifications of members
  • terms

(1) A majority of a local commission on children and families, including the chairperson, shall be laypersons as defined in ORS 417.730 (State Commission on Children and Families) (6)(b). Appointments to the local commission shall reflect the county’s or counties’ diverse populations and shall reflect expertise along the full spectrum of developmental stages of a child, from the prenatal stage through 18 years of age. Members shall include persons who have knowledge of the issues relating to children and families in the affected communities, including education, municipal government and the court system.

(2) Members of the local commission shall be appointed to four-year terms. The appointing board or boards of county commissioners may appoint a member for additional terms or may limit the number of terms that a member may serve. [1993 c.676 §13; 1999 c.528 §1; 1999 c.1053 §12]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 417—Interstate Compacts on Juveniles and Children; Children and Family Services, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­417.­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. Currency Information