Criminal Trials

ORS 136.760
Definitions for ORS 136.765 to 136.785


Definitions for ORS 136.765 (Notice to defendant) to 136.785 (Burden of proof).
As used in ORS 136.765 (Notice to defendant) to 136.785 (Burden of proof):

(1)

“Accusatory instrument” has the meaning given that term in ORS 131.005 (General definitions).

(2)

“Enhancement fact” means a fact that is constitutionally required to be found by a jury in order to increase the sentence that may be imposed upon conviction of a crime. [2005 c.463 §1]
Note: 136.760 (Definitions for ORS 136.765 to 136.785) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 136 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

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