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Child Welfare Proposed Policy and Rule


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The Office of Child Welfare Programs requests public input on proposed amendments to:

  • Establish requirements when a child or young adult in substitute care is missing
  • Expand implementation of Differential Response to additional counties
  • Update the BRS Rates Table
  • Remove references to the Former Foster Care Youth Medical Program

See the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and Statement of Need and Fiscal Impact for more information, including rule text showing proposed edits.


Written comments or questions may be submitted until Wednesday, November 25, 2015, at 5 p.m. via email or mailed to 500 Summer St. NE, E-48, Salem, OR 97301. A public hearing will be held to take comments in person on Monday, November 23, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. in room 255 of the Human Services Building in Salem.