2007 ORS § 813.025¹
Designation of agency to perform screening, diagnostic assessment and treatment
  • qualifications
  • rules

A court may designate a single agency or organization to perform the screening interviews and treatment programs described in ORS 813.021 (Requirements for screening interview and treatment program), or the diagnostic assessment and treatment described in ORS 813.260 (Designation of agencies to perform diagnostic assessments) (1) when the Director of Human Services certifies that:

(1) An agency or organization may accept such designations due to the lack of alternative agencies or organizations in the service area; or

(2) An agency or organization has applied to and been authorized by the Director of Human Services to operate a demonstration project that combines screening interviews and treatment programs or diagnostic assessment and treatment. The Director of Human Services shall by rule set forth the conditions under which a demonstration project may be authorized. [1991 c.557 §2; 1999 c.126 §4]