Oregon Criminal Law Revision Commission Records

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Anthony Yturri
Senator Anthony Yturri
Chairman
​Oregon Legislative Assembly, 1967-72

The purpose of the Criminal Law Revision Commission, established by the 1967 Legislative Assembly, was to prepare a thorough modernization of the criminal and correctional laws of Oregon. The revised criminal code was enacted by the 1971 Legislative Assembly. The commission prepared a new criminal procedure code during the 1971-72 interim which was enacted by the 1973 Legislative Assembly. 

The commission's paper records are available below. Audio tapes are available in the Oregon State Archives reference room​​.

1967-68 and 1969-70 Interims

Minutes and Exhibits

​​Oregon Criminal Code Drafts

​​1971-72 Interim

Minutes and Exhibits

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Oregon Criminal Procedure Code Drafts
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Article 7 
Preliminary Draft 1, August 1972​ [note: identified as Article 6 but Arraignment and Related Procedures is Article 7 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972

Article 8 
Preliminary Draft 1, May 1972 [note: identified as Article 6 but Release of Defendants is Article 8 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972

Preliminary Draft 2, August 1972 [note: identified as Article 6 but Release of Defendants is Article 8 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972
 
Tentative Draft 1, September 1972​ [note: identified as Article 6 but Release of Defendants is Article 8 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972
Article 9 
Preliminary Draft 1, January 1972 [note: identified as Article 6 but Pleadings and Related Procedures is Article 9 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972

Preliminary Draft 2, February 1972 [note: identified as Article 6 but Pleadings and Related Procedures is Article 9 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972

Preliminary Draft 3, April 1972​ [note: identified as Article 6 but Pleadings and Related Procedures is Article 9 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972
 
Tentative Draft 1, May 1972​ [note: identified as Article 6 but Pleadings and Related Procedures is Article 9 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972

Article 10 
Article 11 
Pre-Trial Discovery [note: identified as Article 7 but Pre-Trial Discovery is Article 11 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972] 

Article 12 
no draft records on file 

Article 13 
no draft records on file 

Article 14 
Preliminary Draft 1, September 1972 [note: identified as Article 11 but Judgment; Parole and Probation by Court is Article 14 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972
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Article 15 
Expediting Disposition of Criminal Appeals in Oregon, Office of the Attorney General [Appendix A, Senate Judiciary Committee, March 24, 1971] 

Article 16 
Preliminary Draft 1, September 1972 [note: identified as Article 11 but Board of Parole; Work Release; Executive Clemency is Article 16 in Final Draft and Report - November 1972

Article 17
no draft records on file

Article 18
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