Offenses Against Public Order
Definitions for ORS 166.360 to 166.380
(1)“Capitol building” means the Capitol, the State Office Building, the State Library Building, the Labor and Industries Building, the State Transportation Building, the Agriculture Building or the Public Service Building and includes any new buildings which may be constructed on the same grounds as an addition to the group of buildings listed in this subsection.
(2)“Court facility” means a courthouse or that portion of any other building occupied by a circuit court, the Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court or the Oregon Tax Court or occupied by personnel related to the operations of those courts, or in which activities related to the operations of those courts take place.
(3)“Judge” means a judge of a circuit court, the Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court, the Oregon Tax Court, a municipal court, a probate court or a juvenile court or a justice of the peace.
(4)“Judicial district” means a circuit court district established under ORS 3.012 (Judicial districts) or a justice of the peace district established under ORS 51.020 (Justice of the peace districts).
(5)“Juvenile court” has the meaning given that term in ORS 419A.004 (Definitions).
(6)“Loaded firearm” means:
(a)A breech-loading firearm in which there is an unexpended cartridge or shell in or attached to the firearm including but not limited to, in a chamber, magazine or clip which is attached to the firearm.
(b)A muzzle-loading firearm which is capped or primed and has a powder charge and ball, shot or projectile in the barrel or cylinder.
(7)“Local court facility” means the portion of a building in which a justice court, a municipal court, a probate court or a juvenile court conducts business, during the hours in which the court operates.
(8)“Probate court” has the meaning given that term in ORS 111.005 (Definitions for probate law).
(9)“Public building” means a hospital, a capitol building, a public or private school, as defined in ORS 339.315 (Report required if person has unlawful firearm or destructive device), a college or university, a city hall or the residence of any state official elected by the state at large, and the grounds adjacent to each such building. The term also includes that portion of any other building occupied by an agency of the state or a municipal corporation, as defined in ORS 297.405 (Definitions for ORS 297.020, 297.230, 297.405 to 297.740 and 297.990), other than a court facility.
(b)Any dirk, dagger, ice pick, slingshot, metal knuckles or any similar instrument or a knife, other than an ordinary pocketknife with a blade less than four inches in length, the use of which could inflict injury upon a person or property;
(c)Mace, tear gas, pepper mace or any similar deleterious agent as defined in ORS 163.211 (Definitions for ORS 163.211 to 163.213);
(d)An electrical stun gun or any similar instrument;
(e)A tear gas weapon as defined in ORS 163.211 (Definitions for ORS 163.211 to 163.213);
(f)A club, bat, baton, billy club, bludgeon, knobkerrie, nunchaku, nightstick, truncheon or any similar instrument, the use of which could inflict injury upon a person or property; or
(g)A dangerous or deadly weapon as those terms are defined in ORS 161.015 (General definitions). [1969 c.705 §1; 1977 c.769 §2; 1979 c.398 §1; 1989 c.982 §4; 1993 c.741 §2; 1999 c.577 §2; 1999 c.782 §6; 2001 c.201 §1; 2015 c.351 §1]
Law Review Citations
51 OLR 427-637 (1972); 69 OLR 169 (1990)