ORS 689.490¹
Board to establish licensing system
  • rules
  • fees

(1) In accordance with any applicable provisions of ORS chapter 183, the State Board of Pharmacy, by rule, shall establish a licensing system for persons who perform the duties of a pharmacy technician. The licensing system shall include but not be limited to the following provisions:

(a) Prescribing the form and content of and the procedures for submitting an application for the issuance or renewal of a technician license.

(b) Prescribing the fee for the original license and for renewal of a license in an amount not to exceed $50 and the fee for delinquent license renewal in an amount not to exceed $50.

(2) The board may refuse to issue or renew, or may suspend, revoke or restrict a technician license:

(a) For any reason listed under ORS 689.405 (Grounds for discipline) (1);

(b) If the applicant is not authorized to work for hire under Oregon law; or

(c) For any other grounds that the board, in its discretion, believes would disqualify the applicant for a license.

(3) Denial of a license under subsection (2) of this section shall be considered a contested case under ORS chapter 183. [1997 c.729 §7; 2001 c.595 §3; 2005 c.313 §8]

Chapter 689

Notes of Decisions

Board of Pharmacy had authority to adopt rule making drug ephedrine available by prescrip­tion only. Northwest Connec­tion v. Board of Pharmacy, 108 Or App 320, 814 P2d 191 (1991)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of board to require retail price list of prescrip­tion drugs, (1975) Vol 37, p 345; hospital policy requiring pharmacy depart­ment to substitute therapeutically equivalent but not generically identical drugs, (1979) Vol 40, p 145; licensing require­ments for hospital technicians employed by state correc­tional facilities, (1987) Vol 45, p 188

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 689—Pharmacists; Drug Outlets; Drug Sales, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors689.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 689, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­689ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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