Department of Human Services

ORS 409.273
Funding of sexual assault crisis centers and crisis lines

  • rulemaking


The Director of Human Services may make grants to and enter into contracts with private nonprofit organizations that provide intervention and support services to victims of sexual offenses and their families. Grants or contracts under this subsection may be:


For the funding of sexual assault crisis centers; and


For the funding of crisis lines providing services to victims of sexual offenses and their families.


Notwithstanding the provisions of ORS 192.001 (Policy concerning public records) to 192.170 (Disposition of materials without authorization), 192.210 (Definitions for ORS 192.210 and 192.220) to 192.478 (Exemption for Judicial Department) and 192.610 (Definitions for ORS 192.610 to 192.690) to 192.810 (Applicability of ORS 192.805):


The director may by rule provide that the locations of premises utilized for sexual assault crisis centers shall be kept confidential.


All information maintained by the sexual assault crisis center or crisis line relating to clients is confidential. Except for the names of clients, necessary information may be disclosed to the director. [1999 c.943 §3]
Chapter 409

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Use of division's client records by another departmental division, (1974) Vol 37, p 186


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