ORS 463.047¹
Assignment of medical personnel to event
  • certification of contestants

(1) The Oregon State Athletic Commission shall assign medical personnel to each boxing or mixed martial arts event held in this state.

(2) Prior to the commencement of any boxing or mixed martial arts event held in this state, the medical personnel assigned to the event shall certify that each contestant is medically qualified to participate in the event. In determining whether to issue or withhold the required certification, the assigned medical personnel shall consider:

(a) The results of a prefight medical examination conducted by physicians approved by the commission; and

(b) The recent ring record of the contestant seeking certification.

(3) When certification under this section is withheld from a contestant, the commission shall immediately notify the promoter or a representative of the promoter and any event involving the medically unqualified contestant shall be canceled. [2007 c.585 §11]

Chapter 463

Notes of Decisions

Circuit court jurisdic­tion under ORS 463.995 (Penalties) to enjoin viola­tions of chapter pro­vi­sions does not divest tax court of jurisdic­tion to determine tax issues arising under chapter. TVKO v. Howland, 15 OTR 335 (2001), aff'd 335 Or 527, 73 P3d 905 (2003)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 463—Boxing, Mixed Martial Arts and Entertainment Wrestling, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors463.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 463, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­463ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information