ORS 315.631¹
Certification of health care providers
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(1) The Office of Rural Health shall establish criteria for certifying health care providers as eligible for a tax credit authorized by ORS 315.628 (Health care services under TRICARE contract) or a deduction from federal taxable income under ORS 316.680 (Modification of taxable income). Upon finding that a health care provider meets the eligibility criteria established by the office, the office shall certify the provider for a tax credit under ORS 315.628 (Health care services under TRICARE contract) or the tax deduction under ORS 316.680 (Modification of taxable income). The office may not issue more than 500 certifications under this section in any calendar year and may not certify more than 1,000 providers before December 31, 2009.

(2) Prior to October 1 of each year, the office shall report to the legislative interim committees on revenue regarding the number of health care providers who qualify for the tax credit under ORS 315.628 (Health care services under TRICARE contract) (2).

(3) Prior to December 31 of each year, the administrator of the TRICARE contracts with health care providers who provide health care services to patients in Oregon shall make a report to the office regarding the number of patients that each health care provider has contracted to provide health care services. [2007 c.843 §6]

Note: See note under 315.628 (Health care services under TRICARE contract).

Note: 315.631 (Certification of health care providers) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 315 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 315

Notes of Decisions

State could not recalculate tax for tax year closed to review in order to prevent elective carry forward of tax credit to tax year subject to review. Smurfit Newsprint Corp. v. Dept. of Revenue, 329 Or 591, 997 P2d 185 (2000)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 315—Personal and Corporate Income or Excise Tax Credits, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors315.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 315, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­315ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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