2017 ORS 443.490¹
Waiver of registration

If the Department of Human Services or the Oregon Health Authority finds that another governmental entity’s standards for the operation of a facility subject to ORS 443.480 (Definitions for ORS 443.480 to 443.500) to 443.500 (Investigation of registered facilities) are substantially similar or superior to those under ORS 443.485 (Registration required) (3), the department or the authority may waive the requirements of ORS 443.485 (Registration required). [1989 c.581 §2; 2015 c.740 §4]

Note: See note under 443.480 (Definitions for ORS 443.480 to 443.500).

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 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.