2011 ORS § 676.610¹
Director
  • appointment and qualifications
  • responsibilities
  • duties

(1)(a) The Oregon Health Licensing Agency is under the supervision and control of a director, who is responsible for the performance of the duties, functions and powers and for the organization of the agency.

(b) The Director of the Oregon Department of Administrative Services shall establish the qualifications for and appoint the Director of the Oregon Health Licensing Agency, who holds office at the pleasure of the Director of the Oregon Department of Administrative Services.

(c) The Director of the Oregon Health Licensing Agency shall receive a salary as provided by law or, if not so provided, as prescribed by the Director of the Oregon Department of Administrative Services.

(d) The Director of the Oregon Health Licensing Agency is in the unclassified service.

(2) The Director of the Oregon Health Licensing Agency shall provide the boards, councils and programs administered by the agency with such services and employees as the agency requires to carry out the agencys duties. Subject to any applicable provisions of the State Personnel Relations Law, the Director of the Oregon Health Licensing Agency shall appoint all subordinate officers and employees of the agency, prescribe their duties and fix their compensation.

(3) The Director of the Oregon Health Licensing Agency is responsible for carrying out the duties, functions and powers under ORS 675.360 (Legislative findings) to 675.410 (Duties of Oregon Health Licensing Agency under ORS 675.360 to 675.410), 676.605 (Purpose of Oregon Health Licensing Agency) to 676.625 (Oregon Health Licensing Agency Account), 676.992 (Civil penalties), 678.710 (Definitions for ORS 678.710 to 678.820) to 678.820 (Duties and powers of board and Oregon Health Licensing Agency), 680.500 (Definitions for ORS 680.500 to 680.565) to 680.565 (Authority of Oregon Health Licensing Agency and director), 687.405 (Direct entry midwifery defined) to 687.495 (Collection of data on birth and fetal death outcomes), 687.895 (Procedure for civil penalties), 688.701 (Definitions for ORS 688.701 to 688.734) to 688.734 (Disciplinary authority of Oregon Health Licensing Agency), 688.800 (Definitions for ORS 688.800 to 688.840) to 688.840 (Immunity from civil liability), 690.005 (Definitions for ORS 690.005 to 690.235) to 690.235 (Fees), 690.350 (Definitions for ORS 690.350 to 690.415) to 690.415 (Fees), 691.405 (Definitions) to 691.485 (Board of Licensed Dietitians) and 694.015 (Definitions for ORS 694.015 to 694.185) to 694.185 (Fees) and ORS chapter 700.

(4) The enumeration of duties, functions and powers in subsection (3) of this section is not intended to be exclusive or to limit the duties, functions and powers imposed on or vested in the Oregon Health Licensing Agency by other statutes. [1999 c.885 §6; 2001 c.324 §1; 2005 c.648 §5; 2007 c.841 §14; 2009 c.701 §11; 2009 c.768 §28; 2011 c.346 §25; 2011 c.630 §15]