2017 ORS 428.240¹
Reciprocal agreements for interstate exchange of nonresident patients

(1) For the purpose of facilitating the return of nonresident patients, the Department of Human Services may enter into a reciprocal agreement with any other state for the mutual exchange of persons committed by a court of competent jurisdiction to a facility pursuant to ORS 427.235 (Notice to court of need for commitment) to 427.290 (Determination by court of need for commitment) or to a foreign hospital, whose legal residence is in the other’s jurisdiction.

(2) For the purpose of facilitating the return of nonresident patients, the Oregon Health Authority may enter into a reciprocal agreement with any other state for the mutual exchange of persons committed by a court of competent jurisdiction to the Oregon State Hospital or a foreign hospital, whose legal residence is in the other’s jurisdiction.

(3) In such agreements, the department or authority may:

(a) Only for purposes of mutual exchange with the other state, vary the period of residence required by ORS 428.210 (Definitions for ORS 428.210 to 428.270) (8).

(b) Provide for the arbitration of disputes arising out of the mutual exchange of such persons between this state and any other state. [1957 c.388 §8; 2009 c.595 §452; 2013 c.36 §20; 2015 c.318 §18]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Transfers between states not parties to the Interstate Compact, (1973) Vol 36, p 297

Chapter 428

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Preemp­tion of the Oregon Revised Statutes by the pro­vi­sions of the Interstate Compact, (1973) Vol 36, p 297

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 428—Nonresident Persons With Mental Illness or Intellectual Disabilities, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors428.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 428, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano428.­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.