ORS 438.705¹
Definitions for ORS 438.705 to 438.720 and 438.994

As used in ORS 438.705 (Definitions for ORS 438.705 to 438.720 and 438.994) to 438.720 (Rules) and 438.994 (Penalties for ORS 438.710 and 438.715):

(1) “Anatomical material” means the body of a dead human or a cell, group of cells or body part taken from the body of a dead human.

(2) “Donor” has the meaning given that term in ORS 97.953 (Definitions for ORS 97.951 to 97.982).

(3)(a) “Nontransplant anatomical research recovery organization” means a person that engages in the recovery or distribution of anatomical material from a donor for research or education purposes other than transplanting the anatomical material or therapy.

(b) “Nontransplant anatomical research recovery organization” does not include:

(A) A hospital or other health care facility, as those terms are defined in ORS 442.015 (Definitions);

(B) A public corporation, as defined in ORS 353.010 (Definitions);

(C) A public or private institution of higher education; or

(D) A clinical laboratory, as defined in ORS 438.010 (Definitions for ORS 438.010 to 438.510), that is:

(i) Licensed under ORS 438.010 (Definitions for ORS 438.010 to 438.510) to 438.510 (Prohibited acts); and

(ii) Owned or controlled by, or under common ownership with, a hospital described in subparagraph (A) of this paragraph. [2013 c.356 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 438—Laboratories; Anatomical Material, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors438.­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.
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