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BOARD OF GEOLOGIST EXAMINERS

 

DIVISION 15

RENEWALS, RESTORATIONS

 

809-015-0000

Renewal

(1) Annual registration renewal date is as follows:

(a) For a Geologist-in-Training, the last day of the month of the initial date of issuance;

(b) For a Registered Geologist, the last day of the month of the initial date of issuance;

(c) For a Certified Engineering Geologist, the certification renewal date is set concurrent with the geologist registration renewal date as specified in (b).

(2) Renewals filed with the Board after the renewal date are subject to a restoration (late) fee as specified in OAR 809-010-0001.

(3) Expiration date for purposes of annual renewal is the next calendar day after the renewal date. If a renewal, including payment of fees, is not completed on or before the renewal date, then the registration is not active unless restored. This is also referred to as lapsed registration. Restoration of registration must be completed as specified in OAR 809-015-0005 in order for the registrant to publicly practice geology under the registration.

(4) As part of a renewal application, a registrant shall verify, and update as applicable, the following contact information:

(a) Home (personal) mailing address and phone number;

(b) Work mailing address and phone number, if applicable;

(c) One preferred mailing address, i.e., home (personal) or work; and

(d) One preferred email address.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 183, 192 & 672
Stats. Implemented: ORS 672.585
Hist.: GE 1(Temp), f. & ef. 11-3-77; GE 2, f. & ef. 12-13-77; GE 3-1978(Temp), f. & ef. 12-15-78; GE 1-1981, f. & ef. 8-3-81; GE 1-1984, f. & ef. 2-1-84, Renumbered from 809-010-0005; BGE 1-2002, f. & cert. ef. 2-6-02; BGE 4-2005, f. & cert. ef. 12-14-05; BGE 1-2016, f. & cert. ef. 9-20-16

809-015-0005

Restoration

(1) A registration not renewed on or before the renewal date may be restored to active status within five years of the renewal date without reapplication or retaking of an examination.

(2) To restore a registration, a Registered Geologist, Certified Engineering Geologist, or Geologist-in-Training must make a written request to the Board for restoration and pay:

(a) The applicable annual registration fees for all years in which the registration was not renewed;

(b) The annual renewal fee for the current year; and

(c) The applicable restoration (late) fee.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 183, 192 & 672
Stats. Implemented: ORS 672.585
Hist.: GE 1(Temp), f. & ef. 11-3-77; GE 2, f. & ef. 12-13-77; GE 3-1978(Temp), f. & ef. 12-15-78; GE 1-1981, f. & ef. 8-3-81; GE 1-1984, f. & ef. 2-1-84; GS 1-1988, f. 11-18-88, cert. ef. 12-1-88; BGE 4-2005, f. & cert. ef. 12-14-05; BGE 1-2016, f. & cert. ef. 9-20-16

809-015-0010

Nonrestoration

(1) After five consecutive years of non-renewal, a registration can no longer be restored.

(2) A person past the 5 year restoration window must re-apply as a new applicant, meeting all current Board requirements for registration. This includes but is not limited to passage of national and specialty examination required by the Board unless previously passed as verified by the Board.

(3) Upon application to the Board for a new registration, a previous registration number shall not be reinstated.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 670.310 & 672.585
Stats. Implemented: ORS 672.585
Hist.: GE 1(Temp), f. & ef. 11-3-77; GE 2, f. & ef. 12-13-77; GE 3-1978(Temp), f. & ef. 12-15-78; GE 1-1981, f. & ef. 8-3-81; GE 1-1984, f. & ef. 2-1-84; GE 1-1990, f. & cert. ef. 10-2-90; BGE 2-1999, f. & cert. ef. 11-8-99; BGE 1-2002, f. & cert. ef. 2-6-02; BGE 1-2007, f. & cert. ef. 3-14-07; BGE 1-2016, f. & cert. ef. 9-20-16

809-015-0020

Reissuance of Revoked Registration

At its discretion, the Board may reissue a revoked certificate of registration according to ORS 672.685 under the following conditions:

(1) Submission of a written request for reissuance by the revoked registrant;

(2) Receipt of written documentation demonstrating good cause to justify the reissuance;

(3) Submission of all application materials meeting the requirements for first-time registrants as prescribed in Qualification Standards and Experience, OAR 809-30-0000 through 809-30-0025, and all relevant registration and application fees as prescribed in Fees, OAR 809-010-0001;

(4) Take or retake and pass the ASBOG fundamental and practice examinations, and specialty examinations as applicable.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 672.515, 672.685
Stats. Implemented: ORS 672.505-672.705
Hist.: BGE 1-2012, f. & cert. ef. 6-15-12

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