2017 ORS 435.435¹
Effect of refusal to consent to termination

The refusal of any person to consent to a termination of pregnancy or to submit thereto shall not be grounds for loss of any privilege or immunity to which the person is otherwise entitled nor shall consent to or submission to a termination of pregnancy be imposed as a condition to the receipt of any public benefits. [1969 c.684 §§7,12; 1983 c.470 §5]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Need for parental con­sent for commit­ment, (1972) Vol 35, p 1095


The permanent edi­tion incorrectly cites the case of State v. Schulman, 6 Or App 81, 485 P2d 1252 (1971), Sup Ct review denied, under [former] ORS 656.002 and ORS 656.204 (Death). The case is correctly placed under ORS 435.405 to 435.495.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 435—Birth Control; Termination of Pregnancy, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors435.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 435, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano435.­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.