OAR 291-157-0005
Authority, Purpose and Policy


Authority: The authority for this rule is granted to the Director of the Department of Corrections in accordance with ORS 179.040 (General powers and duties), 423.020 (Department of Corrections), 423.030 (Department not limited by ORS 423.020), and 423.075 (Director).


Purpose: To assure inmates have access to basic financial support for release.


Policy: It is the policy of the Department of Corrections to establish a program to provide releasing inmates with financial assistance to meet minimum release needs, in accordance with the requirements set by ORS 421.125 (Clothing, money and documents upon release)(2)(b), and within funds appropriated for this purpose.

Source: Rule 291-157-0005 — Authority, Purpose and Policy, https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=291-157-0005.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

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