2017 ORS 672.045¹
Prohibited activities relating to practices of engineering, land surveying or photogrammetric mapping

A person may not:

(1) Engage in the practice of engineering, land surveying or photogrammetric mapping without having a valid certificate or permit to so practice issued in accordance with ORS 672.002 (Definitions for ORS 672.002 to 672.325) to 672.325 (Civil penalties).

(2) Falsely represent, by any means, that the person is authorized to practice engineering, land surveying or photogrammetric mapping.

(3) Present or attempt to use the certificate or permit of another or the seal of another.

(4) Attempt to use an expired or revoked certificate or permit.

(5) Falsely impersonate any registrant of like or different name.

(6) Practice engineering, land surveying or photogrammetric mapping when not qualified.

(7) Buy, sell or fraudulently obtain any certificate or permit required by ORS 672.002 (Definitions for ORS 672.002 to 672.325) to 672.325 (Civil penalties).

(8) Aid or abet the buying, selling or fraudulently obtaining of any certificate or permit required by ORS 672.002 (Definitions for ORS 672.002 to 672.325) to 672.325 (Civil penalties).

(9) Engage in the practice of engineering, land surveying or photogrammetric mapping under cover of a certificate or permit obtained or issued fraudulently or unlawfully or under fraudulent representations or mistake of fact in a material regard.

(10) Give any false or forged evidence of any kind to the State Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying or to any member of the board in obtaining or attempting to obtain a certificate or permit required by ORS 672.002 (Definitions for ORS 672.002 to 672.325) to 672.325 (Civil penalties). [1971 c.751 §36; 2009 c.259 §4]

Notes of Decisions

Prohibi­tion against false representa­tion does not require proof that per­son acted with heightened culpable mental state. Topaz v. Board of Examiners for Engineering, 255 Or App 138, 297 P3d 498 (2013), Sup Ct review denied

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Need for services of registered professional engineer for construc­tion, reconstruc­tion or repair of public roads, (1979) Vol 40, p 143

Chapter 672

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Design of air pollu­tion control equip­ment and wigwam waste burners as professional engineering, (1971) Vol 35, p 917

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 672—Professional Engineers; Land Surveyors; Photogrammetrists; Geologists, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors672.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 672, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano672.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.