Parent and Child Rights and Relationships

ORS 109.347
Civil action for failure to pay for counseling

  • attorney fees

A birth parent aggrieved by the failure of a prospective adoptive parent or adoptive parent to pay the uninsured costs of adoption-related counseling required by ORS 109.346 (Adoption-related counseling for birth parent) may file a civil action in circuit court for payment or reimbursement of the uninsured costs of adoption-related counseling. The court shall award reasonable attorney fees and costs of the action to a prevailing birth parent. [2001 c.586 §3]
Note: See note under 109.346 (Adoption-related counseling for birth parent).


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