ORS 690.355¹
License required to perform electrolysis or tattooing
  • exceptions

No person, including an electrologist or a permanent color technician and tattoo artist, shall perform electrolysis or tattooing, display a sign or in any other way advertise or purport to be an electrologist or permanent color technician and tattoo artist unless that person holds a valid license issued by the Oregon Health Licensing Agency. However, ORS 690.350 (Definitions for ORS 690.350 to 690.430) to 690.430 (Duties of advisory council) do not prevent or affect the use of electrolysis or tattooing by a physician, a person under the control and supervision of a physician or any other person specifically permitted to use electrolysis or tattooing by law. [1987 c.698 §2; 1989 c.171 §82; 1993 c.30 §2; 1999 c.885 §38; 2005 c.648 §67]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 690—Cosmetic Professionals, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors690.­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.
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