Spousal Relationships

ORS 108.010
Removal of spouse’s civil disabilities

  • spouse’s civil rights same as other spouse’s


All laws that impose or recognize civil disabilities upon a spouse in a marriage that are not imposed upon or recognized as existing with respect to the other spouse are hereby repealed.


All civil rights belonging to a spouse in a marriage not conferred upon the other spouse prior to June 14, 1941, or that the other spouse does not have at common law, are hereby conferred upon the other spouse, including, but not limited to, the right of action for loss of consortium of the spouse. [Amended by 2015 c.629 §14]

Law Review Citations

8 WLJ 438-443 (1972); 10 WLJ 122 (1973); 69 OLR 689 (1990)

§§ 108.010 to 108.140

Law Review Citations

53 OLR 186, 188 (1974); 57 OLR 152 (1977)


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