SB 1605

  • Oregon Senate Bill
  • 2020 Special Session
  • Introduced in Senate Jun 26, 2020
  • Passed Senate Jun 26, 2020
  • Passed House Jun 27, 2020
  • Signed by Governor Jul 07, 2020

Relating to children; and declaring an emergency.

Abstract

Modifies Oregon Promise program to extend eligibility to certain Oregon foster children who attain their highest level of education while in out-of-state placements. Temporarily permits Department of Human Services to close at screening reports of third party child abuse not involving child's parent or caregiver, member of child's household, person responsible for child's care, provider of child care or school employee, contractor, agent or volunteer. Directs department to report to interim committees of Legislative Assembly related to child welfare regarding reports closed at screening and to identify resources required to investigate all allegations of third party abuse. Sunsets March 31, 2021. Directs Department of Human Services to adopt rules allowing up to two family-based group homes to provide services to certain children. Directs department to report to interim committees of Legislative Assembly related to child welfare regarding success of placements in family-based group homes. Sunsets January 2, 2024. Prohibits placement of Oregon children in out-of-state child-caring agency unless child-caring agency is licensed by Department of Human Services. Establishes certain contract requirements and department duties regarding placements of children in out-of-state child-caring agencies. Delays operation of laws regarding placement of children in qualified residential treatment programs to December 1, 2020. Requires qualified residential treatment programs and psychiatric residential treatment programs to maintain site-specific accreditation from nationally recognized organization. Prohibits colocation of children and youth committed to custody of Oregon Youth Authority without court order. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2020.

Bill Sponsors (11)

Votes


Actions


Jul 13, 2020

Senate

Effective date, July 7, 2020.

Jul 13, 2020

Senate

Chapter 19, 2020 Laws.

Jul 07, 2020

Senate

Governor signed.

Jul 07, 2020

House

Speaker signed.

Jun 30, 2020

Senate

President signed.

Jun 27, 2020

House

Rules suspended. Third reading. Carried by Keny-Guyer. Passed.

Jun 27, 2020

House

Rules suspended. Second reading.

Jun 26, 2020

House

Recommendation: Do pass.

Jun 26, 2020

House

Referred to The First Special Session of 2020.

Jun 26, 2020

House

First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

Jun 26, 2020

Senate

Vote explanation filed by Boquist.

Jun 26, 2020

Senate

Rules suspended. Third reading. Carried by Gelser. Passed.

Jun 26, 2020

Senate

Rules suspended. Second reading.

Jun 26, 2020

Senate

Recommendation: Do pass.

Jun 25, 2020

Senate

Public Hearing and Work Session held.

Jun 24, 2020

Senate

Referred to The First Special Session of 2020.

Jun 24, 2020

Senate

Introduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.

Bill Text

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