Arrest Reports and Laws

Designation of agency to perform screening interview and treatment program; qualifications; rules.

A court may designate a single agency or organization to perform the screening interviews and treatment programs described in ORS 813.021 and 813.260 (1) when the Director of the Oregon Health Authority certifies that:
(1) An agency or organization may accept such designations due to the lack of alternative agencies or organizations in the service area; or
(2) An agency or organization has applied to and been authorized by the Oregon Health Authority to operate a demonstration project that combines screening interviews and treatment programs. The authority shall by rule set forth the conditions under which a demonstration project may be authorized. [1991 c.557 §2; 1999 c.126 §4; 2009 c.595 §1141; 2015 c.318 §49]