461-105-0020    Effective 10/01/23
Responsibilities

To be eligible for benefits, individuals must do all the following:

  1. Provide true, complete, and accurate information required to determine eligibility (see OAR 461-001-0000) and verify that information, to the extent permitted by their physical and mental condition, or authorize the branch office (see OAR 461-001-0000) to obtain verification.

  2. Comply with the eligibility requirements of the program for which they are requesting or receiving benefits.

  3. Report changes as required under OAR 461-170-0010.

  4. Accept social services that are court‑ordered or related to a case plan (see OAR 461-001-0020, 461-001-0025, and 461-001-0027).

  5. Cooperate with quality control (see OAR 461-105-0410) and eligibility (see division 115 of chapter 461) reviews by providing requested information and verification.

  6. Complete the application process or inform the branch office of their decision to withdraw the application for program benefits.

  7. Share these responsibilities with all adults who reside in the same household, for whom benefits are being requested, who are required to apply together, and who would be held liable for an overpayment under OAR 461-195-0541.

Statutory/Other Authority: ORS 411.060, 411.070
Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.087, 411.085

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