2007 ORS 701.515¹
Licensing and business registration system
  • fees
  • rules

(1) In accordance with any applicable provisions of ORS chapter 183, the Construction Contractors Board by rule shall establish a system to license persons and individuals in lead-based paint disciplines required to be licensed under ORS 701.510 (License required to engage in lead-based paint activity). Such licensing shall include disciplines and requirements described in 40 C.F.R. 745.225. Such a system shall include but not be limited to provisions:

(a) Prescribing the form and content of the times and procedures for submitting applications for license issuance or renewal.

(b) Prescribing the fees for original issuance and renewal of the license in amounts that do not exceed the cost of administering the program.

(c) Prescribing those actions or circumstances that constitute failure to achieve or maintain licensing requirements, or that otherwise are contrary to the public interest, for which the agency may refuse to issue or renew or may suspend or revoke a license.

(2) In accordance with any applicable provisions of ORS chapter 183, the Construction Contractors Board by rule shall establish a system to register businesses that employ persons or individuals in lead-based paint disciplines required to be licensed under ORS 701.510 (License required to engage in lead-based paint activity). Such registration shall include the requirements described in 40 C.F.R. 745.226. Such a system shall include but not be limited to provisions:

(a) Prescribing the form and content of the times and procedures for submitting applications for registration or renewal.

(b) Prescribing the fees for original registration and renewal of the registration in amounts that do not exceed the cost of administering the program.

(c) Prescribing those actions or circumstances that constitute failure to achieve or maintain licensing requirements, or that otherwise are contrary to the public interest, for which the agency may refuse to issue or renew or may suspend or revoke a license.

(3) The Construction Contractors Board may impose the following licensing fees:

(a) Lead abatement contractor, up to $50 per year;

(b) Lead inspection contractor, up to $50 per year;

(c) Lead supervisor or lead contractor, up to $50 per year;

(d) Lead inspector or assessor, up to $50 per year; and

(e) Lead worker, up to $25 per year. [1995 c.795 §5]

Chapter 701

Notes of Decisions

This is a remedial statute made for the protec­tion of the building business and of people dealing with builders who might be irresponsible; it should be read as a whole and liberally construed to accomplish its purpose. Robinson v. Builders Bd., 20 Or App 340, 531 P2d 752 (1975)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Lack of authority for director to appoint executive secretary for board, (1971) Vol 35, p 930; inap­pli­ca­bil­i­ty of this chapter to business of construc­tion or installa­tion of fences, sidewalks, septic tanks, wells and underground sprinkling systems, (1972) Vol 35, p 1278; mobile home as per­sonal or real prop­erty under this chapter, (1972) Vol 36, p 41; applica­tion of Homebuilders Law to mobile homes, (1978) Vol 38, p 693

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 701—Construction Contractors and Contracts, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­701.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 701, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­701ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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