ORS 420.260¹
Participant in program not agent of state

A person assigned by the Oregon Youth Authority to participate in the work release program described in ORS 420.240 (Work release program) to 420.265 (Unauthorized absence), or any other work program, is not an agent, employee or servant of a youth correction facility, the youth authority, the Department of Corrections or this state or a political subdivision of this state:

(1) While working, seeking gainful employment or otherwise participating in the work release or other work program; or

(2) While going to the place of employment or work release assignment from the place where the person is quartered or while returning therefrom. [2013 c.229 §6]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 420—Youth Correction Facilities; Youth Care Centers, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors420.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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