ORS 678.158¹
Continuing authority of board upon lapse, suspension, revocation or voluntary surrender of license or certificate

The lapse, suspension or revocation of a license or certificate by the operation of law or by order of the Oregon State Board of Nursing or by the decision of a court of law, or the voluntary surrender of a license by a licensee or of a certificate by a certificate holder, shall not deprive the board of jurisdiction to proceed with any investigation of or any action or disciplinary proceeding against the licensee or certificate holder or to revise or render null and void an order of disciplinary action against the licensee or certificate holder. [2001 c.275 §6]

Note: 678.158 (Continuing authority of board upon lapse, suspension, revocation or voluntary surrender of license or certificate) was added to and made a part of 678.010 (Definitions for ORS 678.010 to 678.410) to 678.445 (Authority of nursing assistants to administer noninjectable medication) by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 678

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Disclosure by Board of Nursing of names, business and home addresses of registered and licensed practical nurses, (1982) Vol. 42, p 382; licensing require­ments for hospital technicians employed by state correc­tional facilities, (1987) Vol 45, p 188

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 678—Nurses; Nursing Home Administrators, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors678.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 678, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­678ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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