2017 ORS 431.148¹
Evidence-based best practices
  • rules

The Oregon Health Authority may adopt by rule evidence-based best practices for the purpose of assisting local public health authorities in implementing the foundational programs established under ORS 431.141 (Foundational programs) and any other public health program or activity established under ORS 431.147 (Authority to establish other public health programs and activities). Rules adopted under this section are only for the purpose of assisting local public health authorities and are not mandatory guidelines for the implementation of the programs or activities. [2015 c.736 §23; 2017 c.627 §8]

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.