ORS 479.680¹
Adoption of rules by Electrical and Elevator Board
  • establishment of continuing education program

The Electrical and Elevator Board:

(1) Shall establish, by rule under ORS 455.117 (Adoption of rules governing licensing, certification or registration), a program of continuing education necessary for renewal of licenses. The board may approve programs for continuing education that meet standards for continuing education established by the board under this subsection.

(2) Shall adopt any rules necessary to carry out the duties of the board under ORS 479.510 (Short title) to 479.945 (Restricted energy contractor's license) and 479.995 (Civil penalty for violation of ORS 479.510 to 479.945).

(3) Shall establish rules setting forth equivalent experience necessary to qualify for a journeyman license under ORS 479.630 (Requirements for obtaining licenses).

(4) Shall establish, by rule, procedures and standards necessary to approve testing laboratories under ORS 479.730 (Adoption of rules by Director of Department of Consumer and Business Services) and 479.760 (Certification of electrical products).

(5) May establish exemptions by rule according to authority granted under ORS 479.540 (Exemptions). [1981 c.815 §24; 1993 c.744 §125; 2005 c.758 §32]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 479—Protection of Buildings From Fire; Electrical Safety Law, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors479.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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