Criminal Trials

ORS 136.760
Definitions for ORS 136

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


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


“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) 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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