ORS 411.060¹
State agency for public assistance
  • rules

Subject to ORS 417.300 (Purpose of ORS 417.305) and 417.305 (Legislative findings relating to serving children and families), the Department of Human Services shall:

(1) Administer and supervise all public assistance programs;

(2) Determine eligibility for all public assistance programs; and

(3) Adopt and enforce rules necessary to ensure full compliance with federal and state laws relating to public assistance programs. [Amended by 1969 c.597 §229; 1971 c.319 §8; subsection (2) enacted as 1971 c.779 §72; 1977 c.267 §17; 1989 c.834 §15; 2003 c.14 §178; 2005 c.381 §5]

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statute (ORS 411.113)

Public Welfare Division is authorized to condi­tion receipt of Aid to Dependent Children grants on participa­tion in job-search program. Schofield v. Public Welfare Div., 26 Or App 709, 554 P2d 552 (1976)

Chapter 411

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Public Welfare Division records showing cost of medical services to welfare recipients as public records, (1972) Vol 35, p 1143

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 411—Adult and Family Services; Public Assistance, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors411.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 411, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­411ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information