ORS 690.015¹
Prohibited acts

(1) This section establishes prohibitions relating to the practice of hair design, barbering, esthetics, nail technology and natural hair care. The prohibitions under this section are subject to the exemptions under ORS 690.025 (Exemptions). A person who commits an act prohibited under this section is subject to the penalties under ORS 690.992 (Criminal penalties) in addition to any administrative action taken by or any civil penalty imposed by the Health Licensing Office under ORS 676.612 (Disciplinary authority).

(2) A person may not:

(a) Perform or attempt to perform services in a field of practice without an active certificate, demonstration permit, registration or freelance license.

(b) Operate a facility without a license or temporary facility permit.

(c) Perform or attempt to perform services in a field of practice outside a licensed facility or temporary facility unless the person holds a freelance license issued under ORS 690.123 (Freelance license).

(d) Practice hair design, barbering, esthetics, nail technology or natural hair care as an independent contractor without a registration.

(e) Display a sign or in any way advertise or purport to offer services in a field of practice without first obtaining a permit, certificate, independent contractor registration or facility license.

(f) Knowingly make a false statement on an application to obtain or renew a certificate, registration, license or permit.

(g) Allow an individual in the employ or under the supervision or control of the person to perform in a field of practice without a certificate or permit.

(h) Sell, barter or offer to sell or barter a document evidencing a certificate, registration, license or permit.

(i) Purchase or procure by barter a document evidencing a certificate with intent to use it as evidence of the person’s qualification as a practitioner.

(j) Materially alter with fraudulent intent a document evidencing a certificate, registration, license or permit.

(k) Use or attempt to use a fraudulently obtained, counterfeited or materially altered document evidencing a certificate, registration, license or permit. [1977 c.886 §3; 1981 c.141 §1; 1983 c.151 §2; 1987 c.31 §3; 1993 c.267 §2; 1995 c.343 §62; 1999 c.425 §2; 2003 c.547 §39; 2005 c.117 §2; 2005 c.648 §51; 2009 c.701 §31; 2013 c.290 §2; 2013 c.314 §35; 2013 c.568 §77]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 690—Cosmetic Professionals, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors690.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
 
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.
 
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