ORS 735.726¹
Level of assistance determinations

(1) The Office of Private Health Partnerships shall determine the level of assistance to be granted under ORS 735.724 (Application to participate in program) based on a sliding scale that considers:

(a) Family size;

(b) Family income;

(c) The number of members of a family who will receive health benefit plan coverage subsidized through the Family Health Insurance Assistance Program; and

(d) Such other factors as the office may establish.

(2) Notwithstanding the sliding scale established in subsection (1) of this section, the office may establish different assistance levels for otherwise similarly situated eligible individuals based on factors including but not limited to whether the individual is enrolled in an employer-sponsored group health benefit plan or an individual health benefit plan. [Formerly 653.815; 2005 c.744 §26]

Note: See note under 735.720 (Definitions for ORS 735.720 to 735.740).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 735—Alternative Insurance, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors735.­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.
 
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