2013 ORS § 676.615¹
Rulemaking authority

(1) In accordance with applicable provisions of ORS chapter 183, the Director of the Health Licensing Office may adopt rules necessary for the administration of the laws that the Health Licensing Office is charged with administering.

(2) In accordance with applicable provisions of ORS chapter 183, the director may adopt rules necessary for the administration of ORS 676.575 (Purpose of Health Licensing Office) to 676.625 (Health Licensing Office Account) and 676.992 (Civil penalties).

(3) The office may adopt rules establishing requirements for placement of an authorization issued by the office in a dormant status upon application by the authorization holder and establishing conditions for reactivation of the authorization.

(4) Pursuant to ORS 676.575 (Purpose of Health Licensing Office) and 676.586 (Office responsibilities), the office may adopt rules to recognize specialties within a regulated field of practice subject to the authority of the boards and councils listed in ORS 676.583 (Oversight and centralized service by office) and may establish requirements for education, experience, examinations and supervision as necessary to ensure public safety and competency within the specialty. [1999 c.885 §7; 2005 c.648 §8; 2009 c.701 §13; 2013 c.314 §14; 2013 c.568 §29]

Note: The amendments to 676.615 (Rulemaking authority) by section 29, chapter 568, Oregon Laws 2013, become operative July 1, 2014. See section 142, chapter 568, Oregon Laws 2013, as amended by section 146, chapter 568, Oregon Laws 2013. The text that is operative until July 1, 2014, including amendments by section 14, chapter 314, Oregon Laws 2013, is set forth for the users convenience.

676.615 (Rulemaking authority). (1) In accordance with applicable provisions of ORS chapter 183, the Director of the Oregon Health Licensing Agency may adopt rules necessary for the administration of the laws that the Oregon Health Licensing Agency is charged with administering.

(2) In accordance with applicable provisions of ORS chapter 183, the director may adopt rules necessary for the administration of ORS 676.575 (Purpose of Health Licensing Office) to 676.625 (Health Licensing Office Account) and 676.992 (Civil penalties).

(3) The agency may adopt rules establishing requirements for placement of an authorization issued by the agency in a dormant status upon application by the authorization holder and establishing conditions for reactivation of the authorization.

(4) Pursuant to ORS 676.575 (Purpose of Health Licensing Office) and 676.586 (Office responsibilities), the agency may adopt rules to recognize specialties within a regulated field of practice subject to the authority of the boards and councils listed in ORS 676.583 (Oversight and centralized service by office) and may establish requirements for education, experience, examinations and supervision as necessary to ensure public safety and competency within the specialty.