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imamaze
11-04-2008, 07:18 PM
Please post here any current laws/alerts in place relating to the Missing/UID.

dreamweaver
11-06-2008, 02:12 PM
http://www.projectjason.org/forums/index.php?topic=255.30;topicseen

4/2008: Law allowing DNA to be used in missing persons cases.

1379 missing persons cases noted.

dreamweaver
11-09-2008, 05:23 PM
http://www.oregon.gov/OSP/

Oregon State Police web site.

capoly
01-14-2009, 03:12 AM
TITLE 18. EXECUTIVE BRANCH; ORGANIZATION
CHAPTER 181. STATE POLICE; CRIME REPORTING AND RECORDS; PUBLIC SAFETY STANDARDS AND TRAINING
STATE POLICE
ORS 181.035
181.035. Amber Plan; rules.
(1) The Department of State Police shall work with Oregon law enforcement agencies, the Department of Transportation, local media and broadcasters and others to fully implement a state Amber Plan.
(2) The Department of State Police shall adopt rules establishing the criteria to be applied in determining whether to issue an alert under the Amber Plan.
(3) A BROADCASTER PARTICIPATING IN AN AMBER PLAN IMPLEMENTED UNDER THIS SECTION IS IMMUNE FROM CIVIL LIABILITY FOR ANY ACT OR OMISSION OF THE BROADCASTER IN THE COURSE AND SCOPE OF THAT PARTICIPATION. THE IMMUNITY PROVIDED UNDER THIS SUBSECTION:
(A) APPLIES REGARDLESS OF THE METHOD OF TRANSMISSION USED BY THE BROADCASTER.
(B) DOES NOT APPLY TO INTENTIONAL MISCONDUCT OR TO CONDUCT THAT WAS GROSSLY NEGLIGENT.


SECTION 2. [A> THE AMENDMENTS TO ORS 181.035 BY SECTION 1 OF THIS 2005 ACT APPLY ONLY TO ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF A BROADCASTER OCCURRING ON OR AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS 2005 ACT.
TITLE 18. EXECUTIVE BRANCH; ORGANIZATION
CHAPTER 181. STATE POLICE; CRIME REPORTING AND RECORDS; PUBLIC SAFETY STANDARDS AND TRAINING
MISSING CHILDREN CLEARINGHOUSE

181.505. Establishment and maintenance of missing children clearinghouse.
(1) The Oregon State Police shall establish and maintain a missing children clearinghouse that receives from and distributes to local law enforcement agencies, school districts, state and federal agencies and the general public information regarding missing children.
(2) The information shall include technical and logistical assistance, pictures, bulletins, training sessions, reports and biographical materials that assist local efforts to locate missing children.
(3) The Oregon State Police shall maintain a regularly updated computerized link with national and other statewide missing person reporting systems or clearinghouses.

181.506. Duties of administrator of clearinghouse.
The administrator of the clearinghouse established pursuant to ORS 181.505 shall:
(1) Provide information and training to local law enforcement and child welfare agencies and to other state agencies having child welfare duties.
(2) Appoint an advisory committee consisting of persons with interest and training related to missing children to advise on operation of the clearinghouse and to serve without compensation or expense reimbursement.
(3) Seek public and private grants and gifts for purposes of the clearinghouse and the duties required by this section.
(4) Maintain a 24-hour hotline to receive and provide information on missing children.

TITLE 30. EDUCATION AND CULTURE
CHAPTER 336. CONDUCT OF SCHOOLS GENERALLY
DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT STUDENT

336.187. When school authorized to disclose information on student; immunity of recipient.
(1) A public school or school district shall disclose personally identifiable information or other information allowed to be disclosed by the federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act from an education record of a student to:
(a) Law enforcement, child protective services and health care professionals in connection with a health or safety emergency if knowledge of the information is necessary to protect the health and safety of the student or other individuals; and
(b) Courts and state and local juvenile justice agencies including, but not limited to, law enforcement agencies, juvenile departments and child protective service agencies. Disclosure under this paragraph must relate to the court's or juvenile justice agency's ability to serve the needs of a student prior to the student's adjudication under ORS chapter 419C. A person to whom personally identifiable information is disclosed under this paragraph shall certify, in writing, that the person will not disclose the information to a third party other than another court or juvenile justice agency or a person or organization providing direct services to the student on behalf of a juvenile justice agency.
(2) As used in this section, a "health or safety emergency" includes, but is not limited to, law enforcement efforts to locate a child who may be a victim of kidnap, abduction or custodial interference and law enforcement or child protective services efforts to respond to a report of child abuse or neglect pursuant to ORS 419B.005 to 419B.050.
(3) A person who receives information under this section is not liable civilly or criminally for failing to disclose the information.