2017 ORS 418.345¹
Adoption Applicable Child Savings Fund

(1) The Adoption Applicable Child Savings Fund is established in the State Treasury, separate and distinct from the General Fund. Interest earned by the Adoption Applicable Child Savings Fund shall be credited to the fund. Moneys in the Adoption Applicable Child Savings Fund at the end of a biennium are retained in the Adoption Applicable Child Savings Fund and do not revert to the General Fund.

(2) Moneys in the Adoption Applicable Child Savings Fund consist of:

(a) Moneys received by the Department of Human Services from the General Fund for adoption assistance payments under ORS 418.330 (Payments to adoptive parents or guardians) that have been calculated as General Fund applicable child savings in accordance with 42 U.S.C. 673(a)(8);

(b) Moneys donated to the Adoption Applicable Child Savings Fund;

(c) Moneys appropriated or otherwise transferred to the fund by the Legislative Assembly;

(d) Investment earnings received on moneys in the fund; and

(e) Other amounts deposited in the fund from any source.

(3) Moneys in the Adoption Applicable Child Savings Fund are continuously appropriated to the Department of Human Services for the purpose of funding child welfare services.

(4) Moneys in the fund shall be used to supplement existing funds used for child welfare services and may not be used in lieu of these existing funds.

(5) Moneys in the fund may be invested and reinvested as provided in ORS 293.701 (Definitions for ORS 293.701 to 293.857) to 293.857 (Separate accounts for each local government). [2017 c.637 §2]

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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 (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 418, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano418.­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.