2017 ORS 431.147¹
Authority to establish other public health programs and activities
  • rules

In addition to the foundational programs established under ORS 431.141 (Foundational programs), the Oregon Health Authority may establish by rule other public health programs, or by rule or order other public health activities, that address specific public health problems or needs. Programs and activities may be established under this section for the purpose of enhancing or expanding a foundational program or for the purpose of addressing a need not addressed by a foundational program. Additional programs and activities may be established under this section in consideration of any advice provided by the Oregon Public Health Advisory Board or upon the authority’s own initiative. [2015 c.736 §22]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 431—State and Local Administration and Enforcement of Public Health Laws, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors431.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.