Marital Dissolution, Annulment and Separation

ORS 107.835
Waiver of personal service in subsequent contempt proceeding


When a court enters a judgment, order or modification of a judgment or order under ORS 25.501 (Definitions for ORS 25.501 to 25.556) to 25.556 (Expeditious court hearings) or 163.760 (Definitions for ORS 163.760 to 163.777) to 163.777 (Fees or undertaking may not be required) or ORS chapter 25, 107, 108, 109 or 110, the court shall allow any party to the judgment or order to include in the judgment or order a waiver of personal service in a subsequent contempt proceeding in order to maintain the confidentiality of the party’s residential address. In the waiver, the party shall give a contact address for service of process and select one of the following methods of substituted service:


Mailing address;


Business address; or


Specified agent.


Any time after a party has waived personal service under subsection (1) of this section, the party may file an amended waiver designating a different method of substituted service or a different address for substituted service. The party shall give notice of the amendment to all other parties.


The State Court Administrator shall prescribe the content and form of the waiver and amended waiver described in this section. [1993 c.448 §6; 1995 c.608 §35; 2003 c.576 §132; 2007 c.11 §8; 2013 c.687 §14; 2019 c.13 §27]
Note: 107.835 (Waiver of personal service in subsequent contempt proceeding) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 107 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.
Chapter 107

Notes of Decisions

Trial court has authority to establish liquidated sum as amount owed by spouse under settlement agreement. Horner and Horner, 119 Or App 112, 849 P2d 560 (1993)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Emergency or necessity as the only grounds for waiver of 90-day period, (1971) Vol 35, p 982

Law Review Citations

55 OLR 267-277 (1976); 27 WLR 51 (1991)


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