2017 ORS 677.518¹
Authority to sign reports of death

A physician assistant, practicing under the supervision of a supervising physician or a supervising physician organization, is authorized to complete and sign reports of death. Reports of death signed by a physician assistant shall be accepted as fulfilling all of the laws dealing with reports of death. A physician assistant who prepares a report of death must comply with all provisions of ORS 432.133 (Mandatory submission and registration of reports of death). [2003 c.104 §1; 2010 c.43 §5; 2013 c.366 §76]

Note: 677.518 (Authority to sign reports of death) was added to and made a part of 677.495 (Definitions for ORS 677.495 to 677.535) to 677.535 (Limited license) by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 677

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Extent of grandfather right under 1969 Act amending barbers law, (1972) Vol 36, p 23; licensing require­ments for hospital technicians employed by state correc­tional facilities, (1987) Vol 45, p 188

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 677—Regulation of Medicine, Podiatry and Acupuncture, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors677.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 677, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano677.­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.