2017 ORS 676.562¹
Definitions for ORS 676.560 to 676.625

As used in ORS 676.560 (Purpose of Health Licensing Office) to 676.625 (Health Licensing Office Account):

(1) “Active authorization” means an authorization that is current and not suspended.

(2) “Authorization” means a certificate, license, permit or registration issued by the Health Licensing Office that allows a person to practice:

(a) One of the occupations or professions or maintain a facility subject to the authority of the boards, councils and programs listed in ORS 676.565 (Oversight and centralized service by office); or

(b) A profession or occupation subject to direct oversight by the office.

(3) “Expired authorization” means an authorization that has been not current for more than three years.

(4) “Inactive authorization” means an authorization that has been not current for three years or less. [Formerly 676.580]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 676—Health Professions Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors676.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.