Oregon Department of Human Services, Self-Sufficiency Programs

Rule Rule 461-135-0087
Good Cause for Failure to Comply with Substance Abuse or Mental Health Requirements

For the TANF and REF programs, a client has good cause for missing a scheduled appointment or for any other failure to comply with the requirements imposed under OAR 461-135-0085 (Requirement to Attend an Assessment or Evaluation, or Seek Medically Appropriate Treatment for Substance Abuse and Mental Health; Disqualification and Penalties; Pre-TANF, REF, TANF) if the failure to comply was caused in significant part by circumstances beyond the client’s reasonable control.

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Jun. 8, 2021