2011 ORS § 418.285¹
Authority of department same as private child-caring agency under ORS 418.270 to 418.280

In addition to its other powers and responsibilities, the Department of Human Services has the same authority as a private child-caring agency under ORS 418.270 (Surrender of child to private child-caring agency) to 418.280 (Placement of children). In exercising this authority, the department shall comply with the provisions of ORS 418.270 (Surrender of child to private child-caring agency) to 418.280 (Placement of children) the same as a private child-caring agency. [Formerly 419.133 [bad link]; 1971 c.401 §22; 2003 c.14 §219]