ORS 443.740¹
Information on licensed adult foster homes
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(1) The licensing agency shall maintain current information on all licensed adult foster homes and shall make that information available to prospective residents and other interested members of the public at local offices or area agencies on aging licensing offices throughout the state.

(2) The information shall include:

(a) The location of the adult foster home;

(b) A brief description of the physical characteristics of the home;

(c) The name and mailing address of the provider;

(d) The license classification of the home and the date the provider was first licensed to operate that home;

(e) The date of the last inspection, the name and telephone number of the office that performed the inspection and a summary of the findings;

(f) Copies of all complaint investigations involving the home, together with the findings of the licensing agency, the actions taken by the agency and the outcome of the complaint investigation;

(g) An explanation of the terms used in the investigation report;

(h) Any license conditions, suspensions, denials, revocations, civil penalties, exceptions or other actions taken by the licensing agency involving the home; and

(i) Whether care is provided primarily by the licensed provider, a resident manager or other arrangement.

(3) Any list of adult foster homes maintained or distributed by the licensing agency or a local licensing office shall include notification to the reader of the availability of public records concerning the homes. [1995 c.667 §17; 1997 c.741 §1; 2001 c.447 §3; 2003 c.14 §262; 2009 c.595 §791h]

Note: See note under 443.730 (Information regarding substitute caregivers required).

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 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.
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