The Legal Rights of Registered Domestic Partners in Oregon - A Detailed Look

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If you are in a committed same-sex relationship in Oregon, it may be important for you to register with the state as domestic partners. This publication explains some of the rights and responsibilities the law provides for domestic partners, the legal differences between registering as domestic partners and getting married, who can register and how to do so. It also answers common questions that many people have about domestic partners under Oregon law.