Oregon Department of Human Services, Child Welfare Programs

Rule Rule 413-015-0100
Child Protective Service Authority and Responsibility

Reports of alleged abuse are received by Child Welfare and screened to determine the response. The processes and timelines for responding are provided in division 015 of this chapter, and in OAR chapter 407, division 045 for reports of alleged abuse involving the settings listed in OAR 413-015-0215 (Information the OTIS is Responsible for Screening), which are screened and investigated by the Office of Training, Investigations and Safety (OTIS). OAR 413-015-0100 (Child Protective Service Authority and Responsibility) to 413-015-0125 (CPS Responsibility Ends) provide an overview of division 015, which implements laws relating to the Department’s responsibilities to respond to reports of abuse.

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