2017 ORS 443.425¹
License term
  • contents
  • renewal
  • fee

(1) Licensure under ORS 443.415 (License applications) is effective for two years from the date of issue unless sooner revoked. Each license shall state:

(a) The name of the person operating the residential facility;

(b) The name of the person who owns the residential facility;

(c) The address of the premises to which the license applies and the maximum number of residents to be maintained in the residential facility at any time whether the residential facility is licensed as a residential training facility, a residential treatment facility, a residential care facility, a residential training home or residential treatment home; and

(d) Other information that the Department of Human Services or the Oregon Health Authority considers necessary.

(2) A license is renewable upon submission of an application to the department or the authority and payment of a renewal fee. No fee is required of a governmentally operated residential facility. Filing of an application for renewal before the date of expiration of a license extends the effective date of expiration of the license until the licensing agency has acted upon the application. The licensing agency shall refuse to renew a license if the facility is not substantially in compliance with all applicable laws and rules, or if the State Fire Marshal, deputy or approved authority has given notice of noncompliance of a residential care facility, residential training facility or residential treatment facility pursuant to ORS 479.220 (Institution inspection by State Fire Marshal).

(3)(a) The biennial renewal fee for a residential training facility or a residential treatment facility is $60.

(b) The biennial renewal fee for a residential training home is $50.

(c) The biennial renewal fee for a residential treatment home is $30.

(d) The biennial renewal fee for a residential care facility is:

(A) For a facility with one to 15 beds, $1,000.

(B) For a facility with 16 to 49 beds, $1,500.

(C) For a facility with 50 to 99 beds, $2,000.

(D) For a facility with 100 to 150 beds, $2,500.

(E) For a facility with more than 150 beds, $3,000. [1977 c.717 §9; 1983 c.47 §1; 1983 c.740 §162; 1987 c.548 §3; 2009 c.595 §783; 2009 c.837 §27; 2017 c.679 §13a; 2017 c.707 §5]

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 Programs, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors443.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 443, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano443.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.