461-145-0582    Effective 07/01/08
Victims' Assistance

  1. Payments to victims of Nazi persecution covered by Public Law 103-286 and payments to victims of crime under 42 U.S.C. 10602 (The Crime Act of 1984) are excluded as income, and amounts retained are excluded as a resource as long as the amounts are not commingled with other funds.

  2. For other types of victims' assistance (not covered by section (1) of this rule):

    1. Payments that are considered a reimbursement (see OAR 461-001-0000) for a lost item are treated as provided in OAR 461-145-0440.

    2. Payments for pain and suffering are treated in the same manner as personal injury settlements under OAR 461-145-0400.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.049, 414.042
Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.070, 411.700, 411.816, 412.049, 414.042

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