2011 ORS § 418.305¹
Authority of department to visit placed-out children
  • location and relationships confidential

The Department of Human Services may require any child-caring agency to divulge the location and relationship of any of its placed-out children. The department or its agents may visit the location to ascertain the condition of such children or the quality of the child-placing work done. The location and relationship of each placed-out child shall be confidentially held by the department and its agents and revealed only when the welfare of the child requires such action on order of a court of competent jurisdiction. [Formerly 419.138 [bad link]; 1971 c.401 §25; 2003 c.14 §220]