OAR 291-047-0021
Administrative Transfers (Mentally Ill Inmates)


The Administrator of the Department of Corrections Counseling and Treatment Services Unit/designee may request the Superintendent/designee of a state mental hospital listed in ORS 426.010 (State hospitals for persons with mental illness) to accept a transfer of a mentally ill inmate to a state mental hospital pursuant to these rules.


An inmate may be transferred to a state mental hospital for stabilization and evaluation for mental health treatment for a period not to exceed 30 days unless the transfer is extended pursuant to a hearing conducted in accordance with these rules.


If space is available and the Superintendent/designee of the state mental hospital approves, the inmate shall be transferred.

Source: Rule 291-047-0021 — Administrative Transfers (Mentally Ill Inmates), https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=291-047-0021.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

Rule 291-047-0021’s source at or​.us