As used in ORS 418.200 (Definitions) to 418.202 (Oregon Foster Children’s Bill of Rights), “foster child” means a child who is in the legal custody of the Department of Human Services pursuant to the provisions of ORS chapter 418, 419B or 419C and who is or was placed in substitute care with a foster parent, a child-caring agency as defined in ORS 418.205 (Definitions for ORS 418.205 to 418.327, 418.470, 418.475, 418.950 to 418.970 and 418.992 to 418.998) or an independent residence facility established or certified under ORS 418.475 (Independent residence facilities). [2013 c.515 §1]
Note: 418.200 (Definitions) to 418.202 (Oregon Foster Children’s Bill of Rights) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 418 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.
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