ORS 181.575¹
Specific information not to be collected or maintained

No law enforcement agency, as defined in ORS 181.010 (Definitions for ORS 181.010 to 181.560 and 181.715 to 181.730), may collect or maintain information about the political, religious or social views, associations or activities of any individual, group, association, organization, corporation, business or partnership unless such information directly relates to an investigation of criminal activities, and there are reasonable grounds to suspect the subject of the information is or may be involved in criminal conduct. [1981 c.905 §8]

Note: 181.575 (Specific information not to be collected or maintained) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 181 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Law Review Cita­tions

41 WLR 941 (2005)

  • BlueOregon / Chris Lowe, Dec 17, 2010
    “Do the condi­tions, require­ments and powers of the JTTF(s) under the so-called USA-PATRIOT Act and other relevant federal law require or potentially require PPB participants to violate ORS 181.575, or other rights and liberties under the U.S. and Oregon constitu­tions?”
1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 181—State Police; Crime Reporting and Records; Public Safety Standards and Training, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2009ors181.­pdf (2009) (last ac­cessed Mar. 8, 2010).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2009, Chapter 181, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­181ano.­htm (2009) (last ac­cessed Mar. 8, 2010).
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