2007 ORS § 426.292¹
Release prior to expiration of term of commitment

Nothing in this chapter and ORS 430.397 (Voluntary admission of person to treatment facility) to 430.401 (Liability of public officers) prohibits the Department of Human Services from releasing a person from a hospital or other facility in which the person is being treated prior to the expiration of the period of commitment under ORS 426.130 (Court determination of mental illness) when, in the opinion of the director of the facility or treating physician, the person is no longer mentally ill. [1985 c.242 §4 (enacted in lieu of 426.290)]