2015 ORS 443.769¹
Public disclosure of investigatory information

(1) When the Department of Human Services or a type B area agency on aging discloses a file, form or report to the public pursuant to ORS 443.740 (Information on licensed adult foster homes), 443.765 (Complaint procedure) or 443.767 (Investigation of complaint), the department or agency may not disclose information about residents that is protected from disclosure by state or federal law or information that is described in subsection (2) of this section unless the resident has provided a written authorization for disclosure of the information.

(2) This section applies to:

(a) The name of a resident and to demographic or other information that can be used to identify a resident.

(b) Any health information that relates to:

(A) The past, present or future physical or mental health or condition of a resident;

(B) The provision of health care to a resident; or

(C) The past, present or future payment for the provision of health care to a resident.

(3) As used in this section, resident means an individual receiving care in an adult foster home. [2009 c.44 §1]

Note: 443.769 (Public disclosure of investigatory information) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 443 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 443—Residential Care; Adult Foster Homes; Hospice Programs, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors443.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.