Oregon Bulletin

February 1, 2012


Oregon Health Licensing Agency,
Board of Direct Entry Midwifery
Chapter 332

Rule Caption: Give a temporary $1,800 licensure discount to fully qualified Direct Entry Midwife applicants seeking licensure in Oregon.

Adm. Order No.: DEM 7-2011(Temp)

Filed with Sec. of State: 12-20-2011

Certified to be Effective: 1-1-12 thru 6-29-12

Notice Publication Date:

Rules Amended: 332-040-0000

Subject: The Oregon Health Licensing Agency (OHLA), Board of Direct Entry Midwifery is offering a license discount to qualified applicants. The OHLA will give a $1,800 licensure fee discount to first time fully qualified Direct Entry Midwife licensure applicants residing in Oregon. The discount will be offered as long as funding remains available and to only those qualified applicants who have never held licensure in Oregon. Applicants must meet all qualifications in accordance with OAR 332-015-0030.

      Application Fee: $150.

      License Fee: $1,800.

      Discount: $1,800.

      Discounts Available: Until funding is no longer available.

Rules Coordinator: Samantha Patnode—(503) 373-1917



(1) An applicant and licensee are subject to the provisions of OAR 331-010-0010 and 331-010-0020 regarding payment of fees, penalties and charges.

(2) Fees established by the Oregon Health Licensing Agency pursuant to ORS 676.607 are as follows:

(a) Application:

(A) License: $150.

(B) License by reciprocity: $750.

(b) Examination – Oregon laws & rules: $50.

(c) Original issuance of license (including by reciprocity): $1800 for one year.

(d) Renewal – License: $1800 for one year;

(e) Reactivation of license: $150.

(f) Other administrative fees:

(A) Delinquency fee: $50 for each year in expired status up to three years.

(B) Replacement of license, including name change: $25.

(C) Duplicate license document: $25 per copy, with a maximum of three.

(D) Affidavit of licensure for reciprocity: $50.

(E) An additional $25 administrative processing fee will be assessed if a non-sufficient funds or non-negotiable instrument is received for payment of fees, penalties and charges. Refer to OAR 331-010-0010.

(3) Applicants for original issuance of direct entry midwifery license may be granted a $1,800 original license fee discount, upon application for licensure. The license fee discount is available to individuals who meet all application requirements for direct entry midwifery licensure under OAR 332-015-0030 and reside in Oregon. Only applicants who have not held a direct entry midwifery license in Oregon qualify for the discount. The discount is available as long as funding is available.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 676.607, 676.615 & 687.435

Stats. Implemented: ORS 676.607 & 687.435

Hist.: DEM 4-2011, f. & cert. ef. 9-26-11; DEM 7-2011(Temp), f. 12-20-11, cert. ef. 1-1-12 thru 6-29-12

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