Notice to Interested Persons
Except as permitted by ORS 183.335(5), prior to adoption, amendment, or repeal of any rule, the Long Term Care Ombudsman shall give notice of the intended action:
(1) In the Secretary of State's Bulletin referred to in ORS 183.360 at least 15 days prior to the effective date.
(2) By mailing a copy of the notice to persons on the Long Term Care Ombudsman's mailing list established pursuant to ORS 183.33 (7).
(3) By mailing a copy of the notice to the following persons, organizations, or publications:
(a) United Press International;
(b) The Associated Press;
(c) Capitol Press Room;
(d) Oregon Registered Care Providers;
(e) Long Term Care Ombudsman Screening Committees;
(f) Oregon Association of Health Care;
(g) Oregon Association of Homes for the Aging;
(h) Oregon Area Agencies on Aging;
(i) Governor's Commission on Senior Services;
(j) Senior Services Division;
(k) United Seniors;
(l) Oregon State Council;
(m) Oregon Citizens for Better Nursing Care;
(n) American Association of Retired Persons.
Model Rules of Procedure
Pursuant to ORS 183.341, the Long Term Care Ombudsman adopts the Attorney General's Model Rules of Procedure under the Administrative Procedure Act as amended and effective March 3, 1988.
[ED. NOTE: The full text of the Attorney General's Model Rules of Procedures is available from the office of the Attorney General or the Long Term Care Ombudsman.]
Fee for Copies of Public Records
The Ombudsman shall provide within a reasonable time copies of any public records in its files upon written request from any person and may charge a fee reasonably calculated to cover its costs.
Stat. Auth.: ORS 441
Hist.: LTCO 1-1989 f. 1-19-89, cert. ef. 2-1-89