Previous Rules


461-115-0030    Effective 09/01/16
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by OAR chapter 461, an individual or someone authorized to act on behalf of an individual must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The "date of request" is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the "date of request" is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a new applicant, the "date of request" is determined as follows:

      1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in paragraph (B) of this subsection.

      2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the "date of request" is the day these medical services were received.

    4. In the OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a current recipient, the "date of request" is one of the following:

      1. The date the individual reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility (see OAR 461-001-0000).

      2. The date the Department initiates a review.

      3. The date the individual establishes a "date of request" by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the "date of request" is the day the individual signs the Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The "date of request" for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 413.085, 414.685, 414.826, 414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.010, 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 413.085, 414.041, 414.685, 414.826, 414.839


461-115-0030    Temporary Effective 07/01/16 through 8/31/16
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by OAR chapter 461, an individual or someone authorized to act on behalf of an individual must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The "date of request" is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the "date of request" is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a new applicant, the "date of request" is determined as follows:

      1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in paragraph (B) of this subsection.

      2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the "date of request" is the day these medical services were received.

    4. In the OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a current recipient, the "date of request" is one of the following:

      1. The date the individual reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility (see OAR 461-001-0000).

      2. The date the Department initiates a review.

      3. The date the individual establishes a "date of request" by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the "date of request" is the day the individual signs the Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The "date of request" for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 413.085, 414.685, 414.826, 414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.010, 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 413.085, 414.041, 414.685, 414.826, 414.839


461-115-0030    Effective 10/01/15
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by OAR chapter 461, an individual or someone authorized to act on behalf of an individual must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The "date of request" is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the "date of request" is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a new applicant, the "date of request" is determined as follows:

      1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in paragraph (B) of this subsection.

      2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the "date of request" is the day these medical services were received.

    4. In the OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a current recipient, the "date of request" is one of the following:

      1. The date the individual reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility (see OAR 461-001-0000).

      2. The date the Department initiates a review.

      3. The date the individual establishes a "date of request" by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the "date of request" is the day the individual signs the Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The "date of request" for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 413.085, 414.685, 414.826, 414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.010, 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 413.085, 414.041, 414.685, 414.826, 414.839


461-115-0030    Temporary Effective 07/23/15 through 09/30/15
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by OAR chapter 461, an individual or someone authorized to act on behalf of an individual must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The "date of request" is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the "date of request" is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a new applicant, the "date of request" is determined as follows:

      1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in paragraph (B) of this subsection.

      2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the "date of request" is the day these medical services were received.

    4. In the OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a current recipient, the "date of request" is one of the following:

      1. The date the individual reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility (see OAR 461-001-0000).

      2. The date the Department initiates a review.

      3. The date the individual establishes a "date of request" by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the "date of request" is the day the individual signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The "date of request" for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 413.085, 414.685, 414.826, 414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.010, 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 413.085, 414.033, 414.041, 414.685, 414.826, 414.839


461-115-0030    Effective 06/30/15
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, and OSIP programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the REF, SNAP, and TANF programs, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a new applicant, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in paragraph (B) of this subsection.

      2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

    4. In the OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

      1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

      2. The date the Department initiates a review.

      3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 413.085, 414.685, 414.826,414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.010, 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 413.085, 414.033, 414.041, 414.685, 414.826, 414.839


461-115-0030    Effective 07/01/14
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a new applicant, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in paragraph (B) of this subsection.

      2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

    4. In the OSIPM, QMB, and REFM programs, for a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

      1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

      2. The date the Department initiates a review.

      3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.010, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839


461-115-0030    Effective 01/01/14
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, OSIPM, QMB, REFM, and SAC programs, for a new applicant, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in paragraph (B) of this subsection.

      2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

    4. In the OSIPM, QMB, REFM, and SAC programs, for a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

      1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

      2. The date the Department initiates a review.

      3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.010, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839


461-115-0030    Temporary Effective 10/01/13 through 12/31/13
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, for a new applicant, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in paragraphs (B) and (C) of this subsection.

      2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

    4. In the OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, for a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

      1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

      2. The date the Department initiates a review.

      3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839


461-115-0030    Effective 01/01/12
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, HKC, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, for a new applicant, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in paragraphs (B) and (C) of this subsection.

      2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

      3. An individual's request to be placed on the OHP Standard Reservation List (see OAR 461-135-1125) does not establish a date of request for medical benefits.

    4. In the CEC, CEM, EXT, HKC, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, for a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

      1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

      2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application only constitutes a Department-initiated review when a CEC, CEM, EXT, MAA, MAF, OHP-OP6, OHP-OPC, OHP-OPP, or OHP-OPU recipient is mailed the DHS 6623 "Client TANF Packet--PA" redetermination packet.

      3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839


461-115-0030    Temporary Effective 08/01/11 through 12/31/11
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, HKC, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, for a new applicant, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in paragraphs (B) and (C) of this subsection.

      2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

      3. An individual's request to be placed on the OHP Standard Reservation List (see OAR 461-135-1125) does not establish a date of request for medical benefits.

    4. In the CEC, CEM, EXT, HKC, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, for a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

      1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

      2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application only constitutes a Department-initiated review when a CEC, CEM, EXT, MAA, MAF, OHP-OPC, OHP-OP6, OHP-OPP, or OHP-OPU recipient is mailed the DHS 6623 "Client TANF Packet--PA" redetermination packet.

      3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839


461-115-0030    Effective 07/01/10
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, HKC, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. For a new applicant:

        1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in subparagraphs (ii) and (iii) of this paragraph.

        2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

        3. An individual's request to be placed on the OHP Standard Reservation List (see OAR 461-135-1125) does not establish a date of request for medical benefits.

      2. For a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

        1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

        2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application does not constitute a Department-initiated review.

        3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    4. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 411.704, 411.706, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.025, 414.826, 414.831, 414.839


461-115-0030    Temporary Effective 01/01/10 through 06/30/10
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, HKC, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. For a new applicant:

        1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in subparagraphs (ii) and (iii) of this paragraph.

        2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

        3. An individual's request to be placed on the OHP Standard Reservation List (see OAR 461-135-1125) does not establish a date of request for medical benefits.

      2. For a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

        1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

        2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application does not constitute a Department-initiated review.

        3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    4. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042, 2009 Or. Laws ch. 867
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042, 2009 Or. Laws ch. 867


461-115-0030    Effective 01/01/10
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the SNAP program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. For a new applicant:

        1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in subparagraphs (ii) and (iii) of this paragraph.

        2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

        3. An individual's request to be placed on the OHP Standard Reservation List (see OAR 461-135-1125) does not establish a date of request for medical benefits.

      2. For a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

        1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

        2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application does not constitute a Department-initiated review.

        3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    4. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042, 2009 Or. Laws ch. 867
Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042, 2009 Or. Laws ch. 867


461-115-0030    Temporary Effective 08/28/09 through 12/31/09
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC-BAS, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the FS program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. For a new applicant,

        1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in subparagraphs (ii) and (iii) of this paragraph.

        2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

        3. An applicant's request to be placed on or application for the OHP Standard Reservation List (see OAR 461-135-1125) does not establish a date of request for medical benefits.

      2. For a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

        1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

        2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application does not constitute a Department-initiated review.

        3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    4. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042
Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042


461-115-0030    Effective 10/01/08
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC-BAS, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the FS program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    3. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. For a new applicant,

        1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in subparagraph (ii) of this paragraph.

        2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

      2. For a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

        1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

        2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application does not constitute a Department-initiated review.

        3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

      3. For an OHP Standard Reservation List Applicant (see OAR 461-135-1125), the date of request is the date the Department mails the OHP 7210R Application (see OAR 461-135-1125).

    4. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042
Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042


461-115-0030    Effective 07/01/08
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC-BAS, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the ERDC-SBG program, the date of request is the date the Department sends the client a notice of the right to apply, along with an application.

    3. In the FS program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    4. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. For a new applicant,

        1. The day the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative, except as described in subparagraph (ii) of this paragraph.

        2. If the request for medical benefits is received by a Department representative no later than the next business day after medical services are received, the date of request is the day these medical services were received.

      2. For a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

        1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

        2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application does not constitute a Department-initiated review.

        3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

      3. For an OHP Standard Reservation List Applicant (see OAR 461-135-1125), the date of request is the date the Department mails the OHP 7210R Application (see OAR 461-135-1125).

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042
Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042


461-115-0030 Temporary Effective 04/17/08 through 06/30/08
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC-BAS, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the ERDC-SBG program, the date of request is the date the Department sends the client a notice of the right to apply, along with an application.

    3. In the FS program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    4. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. For a new applicant, the day the medical care began, if the actual request is made no later than the next working day. If the request is received later than the next working day, the date of request is the day the request is received by a Department representative.

      2. For a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

        1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

        2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application does not constitute a Department-initiated review.

        3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042
    Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 412.014, 412.049, 414.042


461-115-0030 Effective 03/01/08
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC-BAS, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the ERDC-SBG program, the date of request is the date the Department sends the client a notice of the right to apply, along with an application.

    3. In the FS program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    4. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. For a new applicant.

        1. The day the medical care began, if the actual request is made no later than the next working day. If the request is received later than the next working day, the date of request is the day the request is received by a Department representative, except as described in subparagraph (ii) of this paragraph.

        2. In the OHP program, if the completed application is not received by the Department within 30 days of the date established in subparagraph (i) of this paragraph, the date of request is the date the written application is received by the Department.

      2. For a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

        1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

        2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application does not constitute a Department-initiated review.

        3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 414.042, 418.100, 2007 Or. Laws ch. 861
    Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 414.042, 418.100, 2007 Or. Laws ch. 861


461-115-0030 Temporary Effective 10/01/07 through 02/29/08
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC-BAS, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the ERDC-SBG program, the date of request is the date the Department sends the client a notice of the right to apply, along with an application.

    3. In the FS program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    4. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. For a new applicant.

        1. The day the medical care began, if the actual request is made no later than the next working day. If the request is received later than the next working day, the date of request is the day the request is received by a Department representative, except as described in subparagraph (ii) of this paragraph.

        2. In the OHP program, if the completed application is not received by the Department within 30 days of the date established in subparagraph (i) of this paragraph, the date of request is the date the written application is received by the Department.

      2. For a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

        1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

        2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application does not constitute a Department-initiated review.

        3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    5. In the SFPSS program:

      1. Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this subsection, the date of request is the day the client signs the program's Interim Assistance Agreement.

      2. The date of request for support service payments is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 414.042, 418.100, 2007 Or. Laws ch. 861
    Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 414.042, 418.100, HB 2469 (2007)


461-115-0030 Effective 04/01/07
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by Chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC-BAS, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the ERDC-SBG program, the date of request is the date the Department sends the client a notice of the right to apply, along with an application.

    3. In the FS program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    4. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OHP, OSIPM, REFM, and SAC programs, the date of request is determined as follows:

      1. For a new applicant.

        1. The day the medical care began, if the actual request is made no later than the next working day. If the request is received later than the next working day, the date of request is the day the request is received by a Department representative, except as described in subparagraph (ii) of this paragraph.

        2. In the OHP program, if the completed application is not received by the Department within 30 days of the date established in subparagraph (i) of this paragraph, the date of request is the date the written application is received by the Department.

      2. For a current recipient, the date of request is one of the following:

        1. The date the client reports a change requiring a redetermination of eligibility.

        2. The date the Department initiates a review, except that the automatic mailing of an application does not constitute a Department-initiated review.

        3. The date the client establishes a date of request by contacting the Department orally or in writing or by submitting an application.

    Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.816, 418.100
    Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.816, 418.100


461-115-0030 Effective 10/01/06
Date of Request

  1. For all programs covered by chapter 461 of the Oregon Administrative Rules, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC-BAS, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the ERDC-SBG program, the date of request is the date the Department sends the client a notice of the right to apply, along with an application.

    3. In the FS program, this section does not apply. See OAR 461-115-0040.

    4. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OSIPM, and SAC programs, the date of request is the day the medical care began, if the actual request is made no later than the next working day. If the request is received later than the next working day, the date of request is the day the request is received by the Department.

    5. In the OHP and REFM programs, the date of request is the earlier of the following dates:

      1. The date the completed written application is received by the Department.

      2. The date stamped on the OHP application by an OHP outreach worker, toll-free operator or Department employee, if the completed written application is received by the Department within 30 days thereafter.

      3. The date the client receives medical care if the date identified under paragraph (A) or (B) of this subsection is the next working day.

    Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.816, 418.100
    Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060, 411.816, 418.100


461-115-0030 Effective 10/01/04
Initiating the Application Process; Not FS

  1. For all programs, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC-BAS, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs and for support service payments in the JOBS program authorized by OAR 461-190-0211, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OSIPM, and SAC programs, the date of request is the day the medical care began, if the actual request is made no later than the next working day. If the request is received later than the next working day, the date of request is the day the request is received by the Department.

    3. In the ERDC-SBG program, the date of request is the date the Department sends the client a notice of the right to apply, along with an application.

    4. In the OHP and REFM programs, the date of request is the earlier of the following dates:

      1. The date the completed written application is received by the Department.

      2. The date stamped on the OHP application by an OHP outreach worker, toll-free operator or Department employee, if the completed written application is received by the Department within 30 days thereafter.

      3. The date the client receives medical care if the date identified under paragraph (A) or (B) of this subsection is the next working day.

    Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060
    Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060


461-115-0030 Effective 7/01/04
Initiating the Application Process; Not FS

  1. For all programs, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Department or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. In the EA, ERDC-BAS, GA, OSIP, REF, and TANF programs, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Department.

    2. In the GAM, MAA, MAF, OSIPM, and SAC programs, the date of request is the day the medical care began, if the actual request is made no later than the next working day. If the request is received later than the next working day, the day the request is received by the Department becomes the date of request.

    3. In the ERDC-SBG program, the date of request is the date the Department sends the client a notice of their right to apply, along with an application.

    4. In the OHP and REFM programs, the date of request is the earlier of the following dates:

      1. The date the completed written application is received by the Department.

      2. The date stamped on the OHP application by an OHP outreach worker, toll-free operator or Department employee, if the completed written application is received by the Department within 30 days thereafter.

      3. The date the client receives medical care if the date identified under paragraph (A) or (B) of this subsection is the next working day.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060
Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060


461-115-0030 Effective 3/01/00
Initiating the Application Process; Not FS

  1. For all programs, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Division or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461-115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. For EA, ERDC-BAS, FS, GA, OSIP, REF and TANF, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Division.

    2. For GAM, MAA, MAF, OSIPM, REFM and SAC, the date of request is the day the medical care began, if the actual request is made no later than the next working day. If the request is received later than the next working day, the day the request is received by the Division becomes the date of request.

    3. For ERDC-SBG, the date of request is the date the Division sends the client a notice of their right to apply, along with an application.

    4. For OHP and REFM, the date of request is the earlier of the following dates:

      1. The date the completed written application is received by the Division.

      2. The date stamped on the OHP application by an OHP outreach worker, toll-free operator or Division employee, if the completed written application is received by the Division within 30 days thereafter.

      3. The date the client receives medical care if the date of request established under paragraph (A) or (B) of this subsection is the next working day.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 411.060
Stats. Implemented: ORS 411.060


461-115-0030 Effective 2/1/00
Intiiating the Application Process; Not FS

  1. For all programs, the client or someone authorized to act on behalf of the client must contact the Division or use another appropriate method to request benefits (see OAR 461- 115-0150). The request may be oral or in writing. The request starts the application process.

  2. The date of request is one of the following:

    1. For EA, ERDC-BAS, FS, GA, OSIP, REF and TANF, the date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Division.

    2. For GAM, MAA, MAF, OSIPM, REFM and SAC, the date of request is the day the medical care began, if the actual request is made no later than the next working day. If the request is received later than the next working day, the day the request is received by the Division becomes the date of request.

    3. For ERDC-SBG, the date of request is the date the student child care program sends the client a notice of their right to apply, along with an application.

    4. For OHP:

      1. The date of request is the day the request for benefits is received by the Division, or the date stamped on the OHP application by an OHP outreach worker, toll-free operator or outstationed worker. In addition, the date of request may be the day medical care began, if the actual request is made no later than the next working day.

      2. The application must be received by the AFS or SDSD branch office no later than 30 days from the date of request. If the 30th day falls on a weekend or holiday, the application must be received by the following working day. If not, the date the branch office receives the application becomes the date of request.