ORS 813.040
Standards for determination of problem condition involving alcohol, inhalants or controlled substances


This section establishes, for purposes of ORS 471.432 (Examination for problem condition involving alcohol upon conviction) and 807.060 (Eligibility), when a person has a problem condition involving alcohol, cannabis, controlled substances or inhalants. For purposes of ORS 471.432 (Examination for problem condition involving alcohol upon conviction) and 807.060 (Eligibility), a person has a problem condition involving alcohol, cannabis, controlled substances or inhalants if it is determined that the person has a problem condition in which the person’s health or that of others is substantially impaired or endangered or the person’s social or economic function is substantially disrupted because of the person’s:

(1)

Habitual or periodic use of:

(a)

Alcoholic beverages; or

(b)

Cannabis, unless the person holds a registry identification card as defined in ORS 475B.791 (Definitions for ORS 475B.785 to 475B.949); or

(2)

Use of or loss of the ability to control the use of controlled substances, inhalants or other substances with abuse potential, including a condition that may have developed:

(a)

A physical dependence in which the body requires a continuing supply of a controlled substance, an inhalant or a drug to avoid characteristic withdrawal symptoms; or

(b)

A psychological dependence characterized by an overwhelming mental desire for continued use of a controlled substance, an inhalant or a drug. [1983 c.338 §589; 1999 c.126 §5; 1999 c.619 §9; 1999 c.646 §4; 2017 c.21 §81; 2018 c.76 §14]

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