School Attendance

ORS 339.321
Notice to school district and law enforcement agencies of release or discharge of person

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No later than 15 days before the release or discharge of a person committed to the legal custody of the Department of Corrections or the supervisory authority of a county following waiver under ORS 419C.349 (Grounds for waiving youth to adult court), 419C.352 (Grounds for waiving youth under 15 years of age), 419C.364 (Waiver of future cases) or 419C.370 (Waiver of motor vehicle, boating, game, violation and property cases), the department or supervisory authority or, in the case of a juvenile department that has agreed to be responsible for providing the notice required under this section, the juvenile department shall notify the following of the release or discharge if the person is under 21 years of age at the time of the release:


Law enforcement agencies in the community in which the person is going to reside; and


The school administrator of the school the person will attend or the school administrator of the school district in which the person will reside.


The department, supervisory authority or the juvenile department shall include in the notification:


The name and date of birth of the person;


The date of release or discharge;


The person’s address;


The names and addresses of the person’s parents or guardians;


The name and contact information of the attorney for the person, if known;


The name and contact information of the individual to contact for further information about the notice;


Any conditions of release or terms of probation including, but not limited to, the type of supervision under which the person is released and whether school attendance is a condition of release; and


Any other conditions required by the court.


The department, supervisory authority or anyone employed by or acting on behalf of the department or supervisory authority who sends records under this section is not civilly or criminally liable for failing to disclose the information under this section.


As used in this section, “school administrator” has the meaning given that term in ORS 419A.305 (Notice to school administrators concerning students subject to juvenile court petitions). [1999 c.620 §5; 2008 c.50 §6; 2009 c.447 §5; 2019 c.634 §13]


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