Oregon Department of Human Services, Self-Sufficiency Programs

Rule Rule 461-135-0496
Hearings for DSNAP


A household denied emergency SNAP benefits is entitled to an expedited hearing as provided under OAR 461-025-0315 (Expedited Hearings).


A household requesting a hearing must be offered an immediate supervisory review of its case.


The supervisory review does not replace the expedited hearing. If the situation is resolved by the supervisory review:


The request for a hearing may be withdrawn if the client withdraws the hearing in writing; or


The Department may request a final order that documents the agreed resolution under OAR 137-003-0510 (Rights of Parties in Contested Cases)(4) and 137-003-0665 (Final Orders in Contested Cases)(5).

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Jun. 8, 2021