Arrest and Related Procedures

ORS 133.076
Failure to appear on criminal citation


A person commits the offense of failure to appear on a criminal citation if the person has been served with a criminal citation issued under ORS 133.055 (Criminal citation) to 133.076 (Failure to appear on criminal citation) and the person knowingly fails to do any of the following:


Make an appearance in the manner required by ORS 133.060 (Cited person to appear before magistrate).


Make appearance at the time set for trial in the criminal proceeding.


Appear at any other time required by the court or by law.


Failure to appear on a criminal citation is a Class A misdemeanor. [1999 c.1051 §64 (enacted in lieu of 133.075)]

Notes of Decisions

State must prove only that criminal citation served on defendant had as source of authority statute listed in ORS 133.055 to 133.076. State v. Kenny, 262 Or App 702, 327 P3d 548 (2014)


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