Administration of State Institutions

ORS 179.750
Equal care and services for persons in state institutions


Discrimination may not be made in the admission, accommodation, care, education or treatment of any person in a state institution because the person does or does not contribute to the cost of the care.


Discrimination may not be made in the provision of or access to educational facilities and services and recreational facilities and services to any person in the state institutions enumerated in ORS 420.005 (Definitions) or Department of Corrections institutions as defined in ORS 421.005 (Definitions) on the basis of race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or marital status of the person. This subsection does not require combined domiciliary facilities at the state institutions to which it applies. [1959 c.652 §19; 1973 c.546 §12; 1977 c.363 §1; 1979 c.141 §1; 1989 c.348 §11; 1995 c.422 §134; 2003 c.14 §78; 2007 c.100 §20; 2021 c.367 §10]


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