2011 ORS § 127.710¹
Operation of declaration
  • physician or provider to act in accordance with declaration

A declaration becomes operative when it is delivered to the principals physician or other mental health treatment provider and remains valid until revoked or expired. The physician or provider shall act in accordance with an operative declaration when the principal has been found to be incapable. The physician or provider shall continue to obtain the principals informed consent to all mental health treatment decisions if the principal is capable of providing informed consent or refusal. [1993 c.442 §5]