ORS 419B.929¹
Enforcement of certain orders and judgments

A court may enforce an order or judgment directing a party to perform a specific act by punishing the party refusing or neglecting to comply with the order or judgment, as for a contempt as provided in ORS 33.015 (Definitions for ORS 33.015 to 33.155) to 33.155 (Applicability). [2001 c.622 §35]

Note: Sections 1 to 3, chapter 106, Oregon Laws 2014, provide:

Sec. 1. Section 2 of this 2014 Act is added to and made a part of ORS 419B.800 (Applicability of ORS 419B.800 to 419B.929) to 419B.929 (Enforcement of certain orders and judgments). [2014 c.106 §1] Sec. 2. Appearance by Department of Human Services without Attorney General. Notwithstanding the provisions of ORS 9.320 (Necessity for employment of attorney), 180.060 (Powers and duties of Attorney General) and 180.220 (Powers and duties), and subject to ORS 9.160 (Bar membership required to practice law), in a proceeding under this chapter [ORS chapter 419B], the Department of Human Services may appear without the Attorney General at:

(1) Any hearing held after the hearing required under ORS 419B.305 (When hearing must be held) has been held; and

(2) Any proceeding where the district attorney represents the state, provided the positions of the department and the state are not in conflict with respect to issues raised for consideration or determination in the proceeding. [2014 c.106 §2]

Sec. 3. Section 2, chapter 106, Oregon Laws 2014, is repealed on June 30, 2020. [2014 c.106 §3; 2015 c.776 §1; 2017 c.725 §5]

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 (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 419B, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano419B.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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