State Laws And Let Grow Updates in Oregon

State Laws And Let Grow Updates in Oregon

Let Grow is making a lasting impact across the entire United States. With the help of greater childhood awareness, volunteers and faithful donations, it is our goal to bring Let Grow programs to thousands of schools and neighborhoods across the country. Take a look at what’s happening in Oregon and how you can help.

State Laws And Let Grow Updates in Oregon

State Laws And Policies

Criminal Law:

Oregon Revised Statutes 163.545 makes it a crime to allow a child under 10 to be unattended for such time as will endanger them.

Juvenile Court | Child Protective Services | Neglect Law:

Oregon Revised Statutes, Volume 10 §34 Chapters 419A-C, which is Oregon’s juvenile court act, does not have a neglect definition, but its administrative code does include failure to provide adequate supervision. CPS Rule 12.


This webpage is not a legal document, and Let Grow does not take responsibility for the content. Be mindful that some localities have rules and guidelines even when the state does not. When in doubt, consult your local authorities to confirm the laws where you live. What’s more, laws change, as do judicial interpretations of them, and this webpage may not be updated immediately.

Nationwide State Laws And Policies

Learn More About Laws And Policies In Other States

Right now, most states’ neglect laws are incredibly open-ended. They say things like, “Parent must provide proper supervision.” We agree! But people have different ideas of what that entails. Select a state below to learn more about their laws, policies and how Let Grow is helping.