2011 ORS § 430.380¹
Mental Health Alcoholism and Drug Services Account
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(1) There is established in the General Fund of the State Treasury an account to be known as the Mental Health Alcoholism and Drug Services Account. Moneys deposited in the account are continuously appropriated for the purposes of ORS 430.345 (Grants for alcohol and drug abuse prevention, intervention and treatment) to 430.380 (Mental Health Alcoholism and Drug Services Account). Moneys deposited in the account may be invested in the manner prescribed in ORS 293.701 (Definitions for ORS 293.701 to 293.820) to 293.820 (Separate accounts for each local government).

(2) Forty percent of the moneys in the Mental Health Alcoholism and Drug Services Account shall be continuously appropriated to the counties on the basis of population. The counties must use the moneys for the establishment, operation and maintenance of alcohol and drug abuse prevention, early intervention and treatment services and for local matching funds under ORS 430.345 (Grants for alcohol and drug abuse prevention, intervention and treatment) to 430.380 (Mental Health Alcoholism and Drug Services Account).

(3) Forty percent of the moneys shall be continuously appropriated to the Oregon Health Authority to be used for state matching funds to counties for alcohol and drug abuse prevention, early intervention and treatment services pursuant to ORS 430.345 (Grants for alcohol and drug abuse prevention, intervention and treatment) to 430.380 (Mental Health Alcoholism and Drug Services Account).

(4) Twenty percent of the moneys shall be continuously appropriated to the Oregon Health Authority to be used for alcohol and drug abuse prevention, early intervention and treatment services for inmates of correctional and penal institutions and for parolees therefrom and for probationers as provided pursuant to rules of the authority. However, prior to expenditure of moneys under this subsection, the authority must present its program plans for approval to the appropriate legislative body which is either the Joint Ways and Means Committee during a session of the Legislative Assembly or the Emergency Board during the interim between sessions.

(5) Counties and state agencies:

(a) May not use moneys appropriated to counties and state agencies under subsections (1) to (4) of this section for alcohol and drug prevention and treatment services that do not meet or exceed minimum standards established under ORS 430.357 (Minimum standards); and

(b) Shall include in all grants and contracts with providers of alcohol and drug prevention and treatment services a contract provision that the grant or contract may be terminated by the county or state agency if the provider does not meet or exceed the minimum standards adopted by the Oregon Health Authority pursuant to ORS 430.357 (Minimum standards). A county or state agency may not be penalized and is not liable for the termination of a contract under this section. [1975 c.424 §5; 1977 c.856 §16; 1987 c.53 §12; 2009 c.595 §492; 2011 c.673 §28]