Oregon Supreme Court

Opinions Filed in June 2020

Elkhorn Baptist Church v. Brown

Under ORS 401.192(4), the “powers granted to the Governor” under a state of emergency declared under 401.165 continue until the “termination of the state of emergency” either by the Governor or by a joint resolution of the state legislature. Under ORS 433.441(4), the Governor’s powers related to a public health emergency are not subject to the twenty-eight-day limit, if a state of emergency under ORS 401.165 is declared.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Civil Law

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