ORS 414.709¹
Adjustment of population of eligible persons in event of insufficient resources

(1) Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, if insufficient resources are available during a biennium, the population of eligible persons receiving health services may not be reduced below the population of eligible persons approved and funded in the legislatively adopted budget for the Department of Human Services for the biennium.

(2) The Department of Human Services may periodically limit enrollment of persons described in ORS 414.708 (Conditions for coverage for certain elderly persons, blind persons or persons who have disabilities) in order to stay within the legislatively adopted budget for the department. [2003 c.735 §4a]

Note: See note under 414.706 (Legislative approval and funding of health services to certain persons).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 414—Medical Assistance, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors414.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 414, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­414ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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