2015 ORS § 430.212¹

Reconnection of family members to individual with developmental disability
  • rules

(1) The Department of Human Services shall establish a process by rule that implements the reconnection of family members with an individual with a developmental disability as defined in ORS 427.005 (Definitions).

(2) The rules adopted under subsection (1) of this section shall include a process that provides guidance for the release of information about the individual to family members when:

(a) The individual is incapable of providing consent for the release of information;

(b) The individual does not have a guardian or any representative designated by the individual who is authorized to release information; and

(c) The release of information is in the best interests of the individual as determined by the department. [2005 c.550 §2; 2011 c.658 §39]

Note: 430.212 (Reconnection of family members to individual with developmental disability) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 430 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 430—Mental Health; Developmental Disabilities; Alcohol and Drug Treatment Programs, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors430.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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.