2015 ORS 428.260¹
Transportation of nonresident patients
  • payment of expenses

(1) For the purpose of carrying out the provisions of ORS 428.210 (Definitions for ORS 428.210 to 428.270) to 428.270 (Liability of persons for care and return of nonresident persons with mental illness), the Department of Human Services or the Oregon Health Authority may employ all help necessary in arranging for and transporting nonresident patients.

(2) The cost and expense of providing such assistance and all expenses incurred in effecting the transportation of such patients shall be paid from funds appropriated for that purpose upon vouchers approved by the department, the authority or the superintendent of the Oregon State Hospital. [1957 c.388 §10; 1985 c.511 §2; 2009 c.595 §453; 2013 c.36 §21; 2015 c.318 §19]

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 (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 428, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano428.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
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.