2011 ORS § 109.015¹
Proceedings for child support if child receives public assistance

If public assistance, as defined in ORS 416.400 (Definitions for ORS 416.400 to 416.465), is provided for any dependent child, the administrator, as defined in ORS 25.010 (Definitions for support enforcement laws), may initiate proceedings under ORS chapter 18, 107, 108, 109, 110 or 125 or ORS 25.010 (Definitions for support enforcement laws) to 25.243 (Grievance procedure), 25.378 (Payment of support by income withholding), 25.402 (Service of order on withholder), 416.400 (Definitions for ORS 416.400 to 416.465) to 416.465 (Relief from compliance with order), 419B.400 (Authority to order support) or 419C.590 (Authority of court to order support) to obtain support for the child from one or both parents or from any other person legally responsible for the support of the child, including a guardian or conservator. In any proceeding under any statute cited in this section, the obligee is a party. [1983 c.767 §2; 1985 c.671 §44c; 1991 c.67 §22; 1993 c.33 §371; 1993 c.596 §19; 1993 c.798 §45; 1995 c.608 §36; 1997 c.249 §37; 2003 c.73 §54; 2003 c.572 §14; 2003 c.576 §577b; 2007 c.643 §2]