2015 ORS 670.306¹
Administrative officers for boards
  • other employees

(1) Subsections (2) and (3) of this section shall apply only to the following professional licensing boards:

(a) State Board of Architect Examiners.

(b) Construction Contractors Board.

(c) State Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying.

(d) State Landscape Architect Board.

(e) State Landscape Contractors Board.

(f) State Board of Tax Practitioners.

(2) A board shall fix the qualifications of and appoint an administrative officer. The determination of qualifications and appointment of an administrative officer shall be made after consultation with the Governor.

(3) An administrative officer of a board shall not be a member of that board.

(4) Subject to the applicable rules of the State Personnel Relations Law, the board shall fix the compensation of its administrator, who shall be in the unclassified service.

(5) Subject to applicable rules of the State Personnel Relations Law, the administrative officer shall appoint all subordinate employees, prescribe their duties and fix their compensation. [1973 c.659 §2 (enacted in lieu of 670.305); 1975 c.429 §7; 1975 c.464 §1; 1981 c.821 §2; 1987 c.414 §96; 1993 c.744 §242; 1995 c.79 §338; 1997 c.3 §3; 1997 c.21 §2; 1999 c.59 §199; 1999 c.322 §41; 2007 c.768 §67; 2015 c.451 §23]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Lack of authority for director to appoint executive secretary for Builders Board, (1971) Vol 35, p 930; appointing authority of Director of Commerce, (1975) Vol 37, p 494


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 670—Occupations and Professions Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors670.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 670, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano670.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.