2013 ORS § 676.622¹
Electronic and facsimile signatures

(1) A transaction conducted through a state or local system or network that provides electronic access to the Health Licensing Office information and services is exempt from any requirement under ORS 675.360 (Legislative findings) to 675.410 (Duties of Health Licensing Office under ORS 675.360 to 675.410), 676.575 (Purpose of Health Licensing Office) to 676.625 (Health Licensing Office Account), 676.800 (Behavior Analysis Regulatory Board), 676.992 (Civil penalties), 680.500 (Definitions for ORS 680.500 to 680.565) to 680.565 (Authority of Health Licensing Office and director), 687.405 (Direct entry midwifery defined) to 687.495 (Collection of data on birth and fetal death outcomes), 688.701 (Definitions for ORS 688.701 to 688.734) to 688.734 (Disciplinary authority of Health Licensing Office), 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 690.225) to 690.225 (Inspections), 690.350 (Definitions for ORS 690.350 to 690.410) to 690.410 (Minimum standards of education and training), 691.405 (Definitions for ORS 691.405 to 691.485) to 691.485 (Board of Licensed Dietitians) and 694.015 (Definitions for ORS 694.015 to 694.170) to 694.170 (Duties of council) and ORS chapter 700, and rules adopted thereunder, requiring an original signature or the submission of handwritten materials.

(2) Electronic signatures subject to ORS 84.001 (Short title) to 84.061 (Federal electronic signatures law partially superseded) and facsimile signatures are acceptable and have the same force as original signatures. [2009 c.701 §3; 2011 c.346 §29; 2011 c.630 §18; 2013 c.568 §32; 2013 c.771 §15]

Note: The amendments to 676.622 (Electronic and facsimile signatures) by section 32, 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 15, chapter 771, Oregon Laws 2013, is set forth for the users convenience.

676.622 (Electronic and facsimile signatures). (1) A transaction conducted through a state or local system or network that provides electronic access to the Oregon Health Licensing Agency information and services is exempt from any requirement under ORS 675.360 (Legislative findings) to 675.410 (Duties of Health Licensing Office under ORS 675.360 to 675.410), 676.575 (Purpose of Health Licensing Office) to 676.625 (Health Licensing Office Account), 676.800 (Behavior Analysis Regulatory Board), 676.992 (Civil penalties), 680.500 (Definitions for ORS 680.500 to 680.565) to 680.565 (Authority of Health Licensing Office and director), 687.405 (Direct entry midwifery defined) to 687.495 (Collection of data on birth and fetal death outcomes), 688.701 (Definitions for ORS 688.701 to 688.734) to 688.734 (Disciplinary authority of Health Licensing Office), 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 690.225) to 690.225 (Inspections), 690.350 (Definitions for ORS 690.350 to 690.410) to 690.410 (Minimum standards of education and training), 691.405 (Definitions for ORS 691.405 to 691.485) to 691.485 (Board of Licensed Dietitians) and 694.015 (Definitions for ORS 694.015 to 694.170) to 694.170 (Duties of council) and ORS chapter 700, and rules adopted thereunder, requiring an original signature or the submission of handwritten materials.

(2) Electronic signatures subject to ORS 84.001 (Short title) to 84.061 (Federal electronic signatures law partially superseded) and facsimile signatures are acceptable and have the same force as original signatures.