2015 ORS § 109.507¹
Access to Department of Human Services records required
  • access to private agency records discretionary

(1) The Department of Human Services shall allow an Oregon licensed adoption agency or a third party individual or entity with whom the department or agency has contracted to examine confidential adoption records maintained by the department as part of a search conducted under ORS 109.502 (Search for birth parents, putative father, genetic siblings or county where adoption finalized).

(2) A private adoption agency may allow the department, an Oregon licensed adoption agency or a third party individual or entity to examine confidential adoption records maintained by the agency as part of a search conducted under ORS 109.502 (Search for birth parents, putative father, genetic siblings or county where adoption finalized). [1993 c.410 §8; 1995 c.730 §16; 2015 c.200 §15]

Note: See note under 109.425 (Definitions for ORS 109.425 to 109.507).