As used in ORS 418.606 (Definitions) to 418.608 (Oregon Foster Children’s Sibling Bill of Rights):
(1) “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 or 419B and who is placed in substitute care, including but not limited to care with a foster parent or 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).
(2) “Sibling” has the meaning given that term in ORS 419A.004 (Definitions). [2017 c.36 §1]
Note: 418.606 (Definitions) to 418.609 (Applicability of Indian Child Welfare Act) 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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