ORS 166.434
Requirements for criminal background checks; fees


In addition to the determination required by ORS 166.412 (Definitions) (3)(a)(A), in conducting a criminal background check or criminal history record check, the Department of State Police shall also determine whether the recipient is otherwise prohibited by state or federal law from possessing a firearm.


Notwithstanding ORS 166.412 (Definitions) (5), the department is not required to operate the telephone number established under ORS 166.412 (Definitions) (5) on Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day.


(a) The department may charge a fee, not to exceed the amount authorized under ORS 166.414 (Fees for conducting criminal history record checks), for criminal background checks required under this section or ORS 166.435 (Firearm transfers by unlicensed persons) or 166.436 (Department of State Police criminal background checks for gun show firearm transfers).


The department shall establish a reduced fee for subsequent criminal background checks on the same recipient that are performed during the same day between the hours of 8 a.m. and 10 p.m. [2001 c.1 §5; 2015 c.50 §8; 2018 c.5 §6]
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Law Review Citations

51 OLR 427-637 (1972); 69 OLR 169 (1990)

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