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Abuse Reporting and Protective Services


Definitions of Abuse for Adults and Children
  • (1) Abuse of an Adult means abuse as defined in OAR-407-045-0260.

  • (2) Abuse of a Child means:

    • (A) abuse as defined in ORS 419B.005; and

    • (B) abuse as defined in OAR 407-045-0260 when a child resides in:

      • (i) Homes or facilities licensed to provide 24-hour residential services for children with developmental disabilities; or

      • (ii) Agencies licensed or certified by the division to provide proctor foster care for children with developmental disabilities.

  • (3) "Abuse Investigation and Protective Services" means reporting and investigation activities as required by OAR 407-045-0300 and any subsequent services or supports necessary to prevent further abuse as required by OAR 407-045-0310.




See also Child abuse reporting for children with developmental disabilities.