Senior and Disability Services

ORS 410.190
Representation of entities in contested case proceedings before department

Notwithstanding ORS 8.690 (Advising and representing county officers and employees), 9.160 (Bar membership required to practice law), 9.320 (Necessity for employment of attorney) or 203.145 (Appointment of legal counsel for county governing body) or ORS chapter 180 or other law, in any contested case proceeding before the Department of Human Services, a party that is not a natural person may be represented by an attorney or by any officer or authorized agent or employee of the party. [1987 c.428 §34b; 2015 c.7 §9]
Note: See note under 410.180 (Long term care reimbursement audit manual).
Chapter 410

Notes of Decisions

Agency rules making placement of handicapped and elderly persons factor of their primary service needs and providing for different residential facilities to accommodate persons with different needs were consistent with provisions of this chapter in effect at time petitioner, who was mentally retarded, was refused placement at facility which primarily served elderly. Dempsey v. Senior Services Division, 92 Or App 163, 758 P2d 367 (1988)


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