ORS 430.705¹
Mental health services for children

Notwithstanding ORS 430.640 (Duties of Department of Human Services in assisting and supervising community mental health and developmental disabilities programs), the State of Oregon, through the Department of Human Services, may establish the necessary facilities and provide comprehensive mental health services for children throughout the state. These services may include, but need not be limited to:

(1) The prevention of mental illness, emotional disturbances and drug dependency in children; and

(2) The treatment of children with mental illness, emotional disturbances and drug dependency. [1971 c.300 §2; 1999 c.59 §122; 2001 c.900 §140a; 2007 c.70 §235]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 430—Administration; Alcohol and Drug Abuse Programs, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors430.­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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