Oregon Department of Human Services, Child Welfare Programs

Rule Rule 413-310-0400

These rules describe how the Department establishes and maintains trust accounts for children who are in its custody. The Department is authorized by ORS 416.030, 416.820 (Acceptance and disbursement of gifts for support of certain persons), 418.032 (Department subrogated to right of support for certain children in department custody), and 419B.400 (Authority to order support) through 419B.406 (Assignment of support order to state) to accept and disburse funds on behalf of children who have been placed in custody of the Department. The Department maintains a Trust Account in which all money for a child is deposited. Money received may be court ordered, voluntary, donations, Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Veterans’ benefits, Railroad benefits, Indian benefits or any other source available for the child.

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