Parent and Child Rights and Relationships

ORS 109.490
Limits on releasing information

A registry shall release only information necessary for identifying a birth parent, a putative father, an adult adoptee, an adult genetic sibling, the adult progeny, or the parent or guardian of minor progeny, of a deceased adoptee, a deceased genetic sibling of an adoptee or a deceased birth parent of an adoptee, or the county in which an adoption was finalized. A registry may not release information of any kind pertaining to:


The adoptive parents, except for an adoptive parent of a minor adoptee when the adoptive parent has registered in accordance with ORS 109.460 (Persons eligible to register);


The siblings of the adult adoptee who are children of the adoptive parents; and


The income of any person. [1983 c.672 §14; 1997 c.442 §7; 2015 c.200 §9]
Note: See note under 109.425 (Definitions for ORS 109).


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