ORS 416.455¹
Authority of administrator and administrative law judge
  • rules

(1) In any individual case, commencing with the payment of public assistance, with the application for enforcement services under ORS 25.080 (Entity primarily responsible for support enforcement services) by an individual not receiving public assistance or upon receipt of a written request for enforcement of a support obligation from the state agency of another state responsible for administering the federal child support enforcement program, the administrator may take action under ORS 416.400 (Definitions for ORS 416.400 to 416.465) to 416.465 (Relief from compliance with order). The administrator and, as appropriate, the administrative law judge, may establish, modify and terminate support orders, require health care coverage for dependent children, establish paternity and collect child support.

(2) The Department of Justice may make such rules as may be necessary or desirable for carrying out ORS 416.400 (Definitions for ORS 416.400 to 416.465) to 416.465 (Relief from compliance with order). [1979 c.421 §12; 1985 c.671 §40; 1993 c.18 §101; 2003 c.73 §63a; 2003 c.75 §90]

Notes of Decisions

DHR could not require custodial parent to reimburse for public assistance provided mi­nor child where child left parent's home without permission and without cause. Depart­ment of Human Resources v. McGraw, 68 Or App 834, 683 P2d 154 (1984), Sup Ct review denied

Law Review Cita­tions

69 OLR 692 (1990)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 416—Recovery of Aid and Support, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors416.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 416, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­416ano.­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