Parent and Child Rights and Relationships

ORS 109.455
Persons eligible to use registry


Only a birth parent, adult adoptee, adult genetic sibling of an adoptee, parent or guardian of a minor adoptee or of a minor genetic sibling of an adoptee, adoptive parent of a deceased adoptee and parents or adult siblings of a deceased birth parent may use the registry for obtaining identifying information about birth parents, putative fathers, adoptees and genetic siblings of adoptees.


A putative father may not use the registry to obtain identifying information but may register to authorize release of identifying information under ORS 109.460 (Persons eligible to register). [1983 c.672 §7; 1989 c.372 §2; 1997 c.442 §3; 2015 c.200 §3]
Note: See note under 109.425 (Definitions for ORS 109).


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May 30, 2023