Youth Correction Facilities

ORS 420.888
Definitions for ORS 420.888 to 420.892

As used in ORS 420.888 (Definitions for ORS 420.888 to 420.892) to 420.892 (Certification standards):


“Youth authority” means the Oregon Youth Authority.


“Youth offender” has the meaning given that term in ORS 419A.004 (Definitions).


“Youth offender foster home” means any home maintained by a person who has under the care of the person in the home, for the purpose of providing the youth offender with supervision, food and lodging, a youth offender committed to the legal custody of the youth authority under ORS 419C.478 (Commitment to Oregon Youth Authority or Department of Human Services). A youth offender foster home may be maintained by a person who is related to the youth offender by blood or marriage only under circumstances set forth by the youth authority in rule. [1995 c.422 §131m; 1997 c.727 §12; 2005 c.374 §1; 2015 c.124 §1]
Note: 420.888 (Definitions for ORS 420.888 to 420.892) to 420.892 (Certification standards) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 420 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.


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Jun. 26, 2021