ORS 735.728¹
Subsidies limited to funds appropriated
  • enrollment restrictions

(1) Notwithstanding eligibility criteria and subsidy amounts established pursuant to ORS 735.720 (Definitions for ORS 735.720 to 735.740) to 735.740 (Sanctions for violation of program requirements), subsidies shall be provided only to the extent the Legislative Assembly specifically appropriates funds to provide such assistance.

(2) The Office of Private Health Partnerships shall prohibit or limit enrollment in the Family Health Insurance Assistance Program to ensure that program expenditures are within legislatively appropriated amounts. Prohibitions or limitations allowed under this section may include but are not limited to:

(a) Lowering the allowable income level necessary to qualify as an eligible individual; and

(b) Establishing a waiting list of eligible individuals who shall receive subsidies only when sufficient funds are available. [Formerly 653.820; 2005 c.744 §27]

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