Links to State and Tribal Child Welfare Law and Policy - Oregon

Date: May 2021

Statutes

Website for Statutes:

https://www.oregonlegislature.gov/bills_laws/Pages/ORS.aspx

Citations:

  • Adoption: title 11, chapter 109 (§§ 109.304 through 109.507); title 34, chapter 418 (§§ 418.270 through 418.305, 418.330 through 418.340)
  • Child protection: title 34, chapter 419B (§§ 419B.005 through 419B.050); chapter 418 (§§ 418.746 through 418.748)
  • Child welfare: title 34, chapter 419B; chapter 418 (§§ 418.016, 418.017, 418.200 through 418.325, 418.517 through 418.585, 418.625 through 418.648)
  • Guardianship: title 34, chapter 419B (§§ 419B.365 through 419B.371)
  • Youth services: title 34, chapter 418 (§ 418.475)
  • Indian child welfare: title 11, chapter 109 (§ 109.711); title 34, chapters 418 (§§ 418.609, 418.627), 419B (§§ 419B.340, 419B.878); Oregon Indian Child Welfare Act (added by Act 2020 chapter 14, effective January 1, 2021)

Regulation/Policy

Website for Administrative Code:

https://secure.sos.state.or.us/oard/ruleSearch.action 

Notes:

Select chapters 413, 417.

Website for Agency Policies:

http://www.dhs.state.or.us/policy/childwelfare/ 

Other Resources

Oregon Court Rules

Tribal codes available online: