2007 ORS § 419C.010¹
(1) The provisions of this chapter shall not apply to a youth who, while under the age of 18 years, commits an act which is a violation, or which if done by an adult would constitute a violation, of a law or ordinance of this state or any of its political subdivisions, punishable by imprisonment, and thereafter flees from this state.
(2) The youth described in subsection (1) of this section may be proceeded against in the manner provided in ORS 133.743 (Definitions for ORS 133.743 to 133.857) to 133.857 (Payment of agent's expenses).
(3) Upon the return of the youth described in subsection (1) of this section to this state by extradition or otherwise, any proceedings against the youth shall be commenced in the same manner as provided in this chapter.
(4) If a youth described in subsection (1) of this section has fled to a state which has adopted the Rendition Amendment to the Interstate Compact on Juveniles, the return of the youth shall be sought in accordance with the provisions of that compact. [1993 c.33 §150]