ORS 418.202¹
Oregon Foster Children’s Bill of Rights
  • rules

(1) The Department of Human Services shall adopt rules establishing the Oregon Foster Children’s Bill of Rights, specifying the rights of foster children consistent with the provisions of ORS 418.201 (Legislative intent).

(2) The department shall periodically review the rules establishing the Oregon Foster Children’s Bill of Rights to ensure that the bill of rights complies with the principles and requirements set forth in ORS 418.201 (Legislative intent). The department shall promote the participation of current and former foster children in the development of the rules constituting the Oregon Foster Children’s Bill of Rights and the development of state foster care and child welfare policy. [2013 c.515 §3]

Note: See note under 418.200 (Definitions).

CHILD-CARING AGENCIES; PLACEMENT IN FOSTER HOMES BY CHILD-CARING AGENCIES

Chapter 418

Notes of Decisions

Where plaintiffs brought ac­tion under 42 U.S.C. 1983 alleging viola­tion of federal civil rights after defendant Children’s Services Division employees removed plaintiffs’ child from home following reports of abuse, CSD workers entitled to absolute immunity in investiga­tion, taking child into custody and keeping plaintiffs from visiting child. Tennyson v. Children’s Services Division, 308 Or 80, 775 P2d 1365 (1989)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 418—Child Welfare Services, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors418.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 418, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano418.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
 
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