ORS 412.006¹
Administration of temporary assistance for needy families program
  • rules

(1) The Department of Human Services shall administer the temporary assistance for needy families program, consistent with the requirements in 45 C.F.R. part 260, to provide to families with children:

(a) Aid;

(b) Case management services that focus on the strengths of the parents or caretaker relatives;

(c) Resources and referrals for education and training or education or training services;

(d) Work and work preparation services; and

(e) Resources, referrals or services to improve the family’s economic stability, including but not limited to:

(A) Mental health and addiction treatment;

(B) Housing; and

(C) Child care.

(2) The department shall adopt rules to carry out the provisions of this section. [Formerly 418.040; 2009 c.11 §53; 2015 c.765 §11; 2019 c.602 §2]

(formerly 418.040)

Notes of Decisions

Support services given to facilitate participa­tion in program of employ­ment or self-sufficiency skills develop­ment are not assistance or aid. Huxford v. Adult and Family Services Division, 174 Or App 1, 23 P3d 390 (2001), Sup Ct review denied

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 412—Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors412.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 412, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano412.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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