ORS 414.047¹
Application for medical assistance

(1) Application for any category of aid shall also constitute application for medical assistance.

(2) Except as otherwise provided in this section, each person requesting medical assistance shall make application therefor to the Department of Human Services. The department shall determine eligibility for and fix the date on which such assistance may begin, and shall obtain such other information required by the rules of the department.

(3) If an applicant is unable to make application for medical assistance, an application may be made by someone acting responsibly for the applicant. [1967 c.502 §7; 1969 c.68 §8; 1971 c.779 §46; 1991 c.66 §9; 2003 c.14 §189]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 414—Medical Assistance, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors414.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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