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Municipal judges are appointed by city councils or elected by city voters. There are over 130 municipal courts in Oregon.
The OMJA is a nonprofit organization governed by a board of directors and officers elected by the membership at annual conferences.
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 12:00 PM - Friday, September 28, 2018 11:45 AM (Pacific Time)
Wed. Sept 26
12 Noon to 1:00 Lunch
1:00 to 1:30 Introduction of and Welcome from Comm. Roger Nyquist, OJPA & OMJA Pres.
1:30 to 2:00 Keynote Address: Hon. Thomas McHill, P.J. Linn Co. Circuit. Court.
2:00 to 3:00 DMV. Mary Garcia
3:00 to 3:15 Break
3:15 to 4:00 Rep. Andy Olson: A Legislators View
4:00 to 5:00 Hon. Carl Myers: Legislative Issues, Past, Present & Future
Association meetings to commence immediately following Judge Myers’ presentation.
Thurs. Sept 27
8:00 to 9:30 Motor Vehicle Insurance. Hon. Cris Patnode & Ins. Rep(s).
9:30 to 9:40 Break
9:40 to 10:50 Truancy. Hon. Ann Spicer & Morrow Co. Truancy Officers.
10:50 to 11:00 Break
11:10 to Noon OGED Ethics – speaker to be determined.
12:00 to 1:00 Lunch
1:00 to 2:00 Evidence. Hon Jeff Jones, Clackamas County Circuit Court.
2:00 to 3:00 LEDS/CJIS (NCIC). Matthew Oeder & Dan Malin, both of OSP LEDS Unit.
3:00 to 3:15 Break
3:15 to 4:45 Laws, Rules & Cases Affecting LBGTQ Individuals - Oregon Rights Project
5:30 to 7:00 PM Social Hour with Hors d’oeuvres & No-host bar (beer, wine, mixed drinks).
Fri. Sept. 28
8:00 to 9:45 Court Administration for Judges. Hon. Jane Aiken
9:45 to 10:00 Break
10:00 to 11:45 Chapter 90 FED's & Slumlords. Rachael Baker & Erin Levenick
To REGISTER, follow this link. There will be a $30 penalty for registrations received after September 1st.
Linn County Fairgrounds
3700 Knox Butte Rd E
Albany, OR 97322
[As of 6/29/18; all times and presenters are set; lunch, all sessions & meetings, are at the conference location.]