2011 ORS § 418.315¹
Department may provide foster care for children surrendered or committed to department

The Department of Human Services may, in its discretion, provide foster care and other services for any child who has been surrendered under ORS 418.270 (Surrender of child to private child-caring agency), as authorized by ORS 418.285 (Authority of department same as private child-caring agency under ORS 418.270 to 418.280), to the department for adoption or has been permanently committed to the department by order of court. [Formerly 419.142 [bad link]; 1969 c.45 §9; 1971 c.401 §26; 1971 c.779 §63]