ORS 675.410¹
Duties of Oregon Health Licensing Agency under ORS 675.360 to 675.410

(1) The Oregon Health Licensing Agency shall:

(a) Issue certifications to persons determined by the agency to be qualified.

(b) Make all disbursements necessary to carry out the provisions of ORS 675.360 (Legislative findings) to 675.410 (Duties of Oregon Health Licensing Agency under ORS 675.360 to 675.410).

(c) Maintain a registry of all current certified sex offender therapists. The registry shall be made available to the public online.

(d) Keep a record of its proceedings related to the issuance, refusal, suspension and revocation of certifications issued under ORS 675.360 (Legislative findings) to 675.380 (Reciprocal certification).

(e) Approve or sanction programs for impaired professionals to assist any certified sex offender therapist to regain or retain certification and shall impose the requirement of participation in the program as a condition to reissuance or retention of certification.

(f) In consultation with the Sex Offender Treatment Board, create a multidisciplinary advisory committee within the board. Persons who are not board members may be appointed as nonvoting members to serve on the multidisciplinary advisory committee with the approval of the board.

(2) The agency may:

(a) Deny, suspend, revoke or refuse to issue or renew any certification issued under ORS 675.360 (Legislative findings) to 675.380 (Reciprocal certification).

(b) Provide for waivers of examinations, grandfathering requirements and temporary certifications as considered appropriate.

(c) In consultation with the Sex Offender Treatment Board, create any committees within the board as deemed necessary. Persons who are not board members may be appointed as nonvoting members to serve on the committees with the approval of the board. [2007 c.841 §12]

Note: See note under 675.360 (Legislative findings).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 675—Psychologists; Occupational Therapists; Certified Sex Offender Therapists; Clinical Social Workers; Licensed Professional Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors675.­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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