ORS 455.810¹
  • fees
  • discipline
  • rules

(1) An individual seeking certification as a master builder must apply to the Department of Consumer and Business Services on the form prescribed by the department. Upon determining that the applicant meets the criteria for certification set forth in ORS 455.805 (Criteria for granting of master builder status), the department shall issue the certificate.

(2) Certification as a master builder is valid for three years unless suspended or revoked. An individual may renew a certificate that is in good standing by:

(a) Providing evidence of continuing education as required by department rule; and

(b) Paying a renewal fee established by the department by rule.

(3) The department may deny, refuse to renew, suspend or revoke certification as a master builder if the individual fails or ceases to meet the criteria for certification set forth in ORS 455.805 (Criteria for granting of master builder status) or engages in actions resulting in a waiver revocation under ORS 455.820 (Plan review and verification) (3). The department must afford an individual an opportunity for a hearing pursuant to ORS chapter 183 upon a denial or refusal to renew or prior to a suspension or revocation of certification.

(4) The department may adopt all rules necessary and proper for administering ORS 455.800 (Definitions for ORS 455.800 to 455.820) to 455.820 (Plan review and verification), including but not limited to rules establishing application, examination, certification and renewal fees. [2001 c.406 §3]

Note: See note under 455.800 (Definitions for ORS 455.800 to 455.820).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 455—Building Code, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors455.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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.
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