Current through Register Vol. 61, No. 4, April 1, 2022
In the SFPSS program:
The Department does not require a client
to provide verification of good cause if providing the verification would
expose the client to increased risk of domestic violence (see OAR
(2) If in making a
determination under this rule, a client's physical or mental impairment is in
question, the Department may require the client to provide documentation from a
qualified and appropriate medical professional.
A client is excused for good cause from a
failure to comply with a requirement of the SFPSS program, including an
activity (see OAR 461-001-0025
) in a case plan (see OAR 461-001-0025
) in the
a required activity in a case plan would have an adverse effect on or risk to
the client's physical or mental health or would expose the client to increased
risk of domestic violence (see OAR 461-001-0000
Participation is likely to cause undue
hardship for the dependent child (see OAR 461-001-0000
) or the
(c) When the failure to
comply is caused by the failure of the Department to timely provide or
authorize a support service payment.
Appropriate child care, or day care for
an individual in the household who has a disability (see OAR 461-001-0000
substantially reduces or eliminates the individual's ability to care for
himself or herself, cannot be obtained. "Appropriate child care" means that:
Both the provider and the place where
care is provided meet health, safety, and provider requirements as required in
(B) The care
accommodates the parent's work schedule; and
(C) The care meets the specific needs of the
dependent child, such as age and special-needs requirements.
(e) The work attachment position
or employment offered is vacant due to a strike, lockout, or other labor
(f) The work attachment
position or employment requires the client to join a union, and the client has
religious objections to unions.
The client's participation in a required activity in a case plan would prevent
or interfere with the client's participation in an activity of the Grande Ronde
Tribe's NEW program.
client's failure to participate is due to a circumstance beyond his or her
(i) When the
failure to comply is caused by an aspect of the client's disability, including
the Department's failure to provide a reasonable accommodation.
(j) The client quits a job to accept another
job with a monthly income at least equal to the monthly income of the first
(k) An individual separated
from his or her most recent employment for circumstances the Department
determines are reasonable.
Or. Admin. R.
SSP 41-2010, f. 12-30-10,
cert. ef. 1-1-11
Stat. Auth.: ORS
Stats. Implemented: ORS