2015 ORS § 684.015¹

Prohibited practices

(1) Without first complying with the provisions of this chapter, no person shall:

(a) Practice or attempt to practice chiropractic.

(b) Buy, sell or fraudulently obtain a diploma or license to practice chiropractic, whether recorded or not.

(c) Use the title Chiropractic, D.C., Chiropractor, Chiropractic D.C., or Ph.C., or any word or title to induce belief that the person is engaged in the practice of chiropractic.

(d) Place upon any door a sign for the purpose of displaying any of the titles mentioned in paragraph (c) of this subsection.

(2) The display of such titles or any of them fraudulently obtained is prima facie evidence that such person is fraudulently engaged in the practice of chiropractic and subject to this chapter.

(3) No person practicing under this chapter shall administer or write prescriptions for, or dispense drugs, practice optometry or naturopathic medicine or do major surgery. [Formerly 684.110]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of licensee to practice obstetrics, (1972) Vol 35, p 1267

Chapter 684

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of licensee to practice obstetrics, (1972) Vol 35, p 1267; authority of licensee to purchase and use local anesthetic and antiseptic substances for mi­nor surgery, (1978) Vol 38, p 2231


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 684—Chiropractors, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors684.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 684, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano684.­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.