Persons With Mental Illness

ORS 426.680
Trial visits for probationer


The superintendent of the facility designated under ORS 426.670 (Treatment programs for sexually dangerous persons) to receive commitments for medical or mental therapeutic treatment of sexually dangerous persons may grant a trial visit to a defendant committed as a condition of probation where:


The trial visit is not inconsistent with the terms and conditions of probation; and


The trial visit is agreed to by the community mental health program director for the county in which the person would reside.


Trial visit here shall correspond to trial visit as described in ORS 426.273 (Trial visits) to 426.292 (Release prior to expiration of term of commitment) and 426.335 (Limitations on liability), except that the length of a trial visit may be for the duration of the period of probation, subject to the consent of the sentencing court. [1973 c.443 §7; 1977 c.377 §4; 1985 c.242 §7; 2009 c.595 §436]
§§ 426.510 to 426.680

Law Review Citations

8 WLJ 341-395 (1972)

Chapter 426

Notes of Decisions

The entire statutory scheme of involuntary commitment provides adequate procedural safeguards which satisfies the requirements of due process and equal protection. Dietrich v. Brooks, 27 Or App 821, 558 P2d 357 (1976), Sup Ct review denied

Atty. Gen. Opinions

County of residence paying mental commitment costs, (1979) Vol 40, p 147; civil commitment to Mental Health Division of person against whom criminal charges are pending, (1980) Vol 41, p 91

Law Review Citations

16 WLR 448 (1979)


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