2017 ORS 411.091¹
Time for issuance of public assistance
  • effect of delay

(1) For all recipients who are on the monthly reporting system, the Department of Human Services has 10 calendar days from the date the department receives a complete monthly report to credit the recipient’s electronic benefits transfer card for that month.

(2) If the department fails to credit the recipient’s electronic benefits transfer card in a timely manner pursuant to this section, the recipient may request that the recipient’s electronic benefits transfer card be immediately credited for the amount of assistance due to the recipient. The department shall pay the recipient a sum equal to one-tenth of the household’s monthly assistance grant if the department fails to credit the recipient’s electronic benefits transfer card:

(a) For a request made prior to noon on a business day, by the end of the day.

(b) For a request made after noon on a business day, by noon of the next business day.

(3) The payment of the sum described in subsection (2) of this section shall be treated as a resource and not counted as income by the department. [Formerly 411.975; 2015 c.70 §6]

Note: See note under 411.089 (Receipts for documents supplied by applicants for and recipients of public assistance or medical assistance).

Chapter 411

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Public Welfare Division records showing cost of medical services to welfare recipients as public records, (1972) Vol 35, p 1143

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 411—Public Assistance and Medical Assistance, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors411.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 411, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano411.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.