ORS 418.315
Department may provide foster care for children surrendered or committed to department

The Department of Human Services may, in its discretion, provide foster care and other services for any child who has been surrendered under ORS 418.270 (Surrender of child to child-caring agency), as authorized by ORS 418.285 (Authority of department same as child-caring agency under ORS 418.270 to 418.280), to the department for adoption or has been permanently committed to the department by order of court. [Formerly 419.142; 1969 c.45 §9; 1971 c.401 §26; 1971 c.779 §63]
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Notes of Decisions

Where plaintiffs brought action under 42 U.S.C. 1983 alleging violation of federal civil rights after defendant Children’s Services Division employees removed plaintiffs’ child from home following reports of abuse, CSD workers entitled to absolute immunity in investigation, taking child into custody and keeping plaintiffs from visiting child. Tennyson v. Children’s Services Division, 308 Or 80, 775 P2d 1365 (1989)

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