ORS 418.335¹
Determination of eligibility for payments
  • review
  • hearing

(1) Qualification for payments in subsidization of adoption shall be determined and approved by the Department of Human Services prior to the completion of the adoption proceeding, and shall be redetermined annually thereafter. The department may increase, decrease, suspend or terminate payments at any time in its discretion.

(2) If a payment in subsidization of adoption is suspended or terminated prior to the 18th birthday of the child, the parents of the child may petition the department for a review of the case. The department shall afford the petitioner an opportunity for a hearing which shall be held in the county the petitioner elects. [1971 c.129 §§3,4]

Chapter 418

Notes of Decisions

Where plaintiffs brought ac­tion under 42 U.S.C. 1983 alleging viola­tion of federal civil rights after defendant Children's Services Division employees removed plaintiffs' child from home following reports of abuse, CSD workers entitled to absolute immunity in investiga­tion, taking child into custody and keeping plaintiffs from visiting child. Tennyson v. Children's Services Division, 308 Or 80, 775 P2d 1365 (1989)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 418—Child Welfare Services, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors418.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 418, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­418ano.­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