2017 ORS 419B.803¹
Jurisdiction

(1) A juvenile court having subject matter jurisdiction has jurisdiction over:

(a) A party, who has been served in the matter as provided in ORS 419B.812 (Issuance of summons) to 419B.839 (Required and discretionary summons) to the extent that prosecution of the action is not inconsistent with the Constitution of this state and the Constitution of the United States;

(b) A child under 12 years of age who is the subject of a petition filed pursuant to ORS 419B.100 (Jurisdiction); and

(c) Any other party specified in ORS 419B.875 (Parties to proceedings) (1).

(2) Juvenile court jurisdiction is subject to ORS 109.701 (Short title) to 109.834 (Severability clause). [2001 c.622 §3]

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statutes

Due process does not require the appoint­ment of “independent counsel” to represent the child in every adop­tion or termina­tion of parental rights pro­ceed­ing. F. v. C., 24 Or App 601, 547 P2d 175 (1976)

When sec­ond termina­tion of parental rights pro­ceed­ing was not itself barred, proof was not limited by res judicata or collateral estoppel principles to facts or evidence which was not considered in or which came in to being after first pro­ceed­ing. State ex rel Juvenile Dept. v. Newman, 49 Or App 221, 619 P2d 901 (1980), Sup Ct review denied

Chapter 419B

Notes of Decisions

Due process rights of parents are al­ways implicated in construc­tion and applica­tion of pro­vi­sions of this chapter. Depart­ment of Human Services v. J.R.F., 351 Or 570, 273 P3d 87 (2012)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 419B—Juvenile Code: Dependency, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors419B.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 419B, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano419B.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.