ORS 443.422¹
Siting of licensed residential facilities

(1) To prevent the perpetuation of segregated housing patterns, the Department of Human Services, in consultation with the Oregon Health Authority, shall determine the location and type of licensed residential facilities and the location of facilities subject to the provisions of ORS 169.690 (Establishment of halfway houses and other facilities).

(2) Before a license is issued for a residential facility as defined in ORS 443.400 (Definitions for ORS 443.400 to 443.455), the issuing agency shall determine the number and type of any other licensed residential facilities and the number and type of facilities subject to the provisions of ORS 169.690 (Establishment of halfway houses and other facilities) within a 1,200 foot radius.

(3) None of the data collected under this section shall be used in a manner that violates the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988. [1989 c.564 §11; 2009 c.595 §782]

Note: 443.422 (Siting of licensed residential facilities) was added to and made a part of ORS chapter 443 by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Licensing nursing homes for mentally retarded under licensing pro­vi­sions of residential facilities, (1978) Vol 39, p 1

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 443—Residential Care; Adult Foster Homes; Hospice Program, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors443.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 443, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano443.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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