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BOARD OF GEOLOGIST EXAMINERS

 

DIVISION 60

BOARD OPERATIONS

 

809-060-0001

Appointment of Board Members

(1) The Public Member shall be appointed by the Governor.

(2) The Governor may select and appoint any qualified Registered Geologist to fill a Board geologist position.

(3) If the Governor does not appoint a licensee to fill the expired term of an existing Board member, those members shall continue to serve until replaced.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 670.310, SB 546 & SB 1126
Stats. Implemented: ORS 672.505 - ORS 672.705
Hist.: BGE 3-1998, f.10-16-98, cert. ef. 10-21-98; BGE 1-2000, f. & cert. ef. 8-3-00

809-060-0002

Vacancies

(1) A vacancy exists when a Board member completes the term for that position, resigns, becomes incapacitated, or otherwise is incapable of performing the duties of a Board member, or is removed from office or is not re-appointed by the Governor upon expiration of the member's current term.

(2) Notwithstanding subsection (1) of this section, a vacancy does not exist when an actively sitting Board member completes the member's first full term, so long as the member is re-appointed by the Governor to a second full term. A member who is eligible for re-appointment shall be given notice by the Board of such eligibility; and within 20 days after such notice, give the Board and the Governor written notices of their intention to seek re-appointment not later than 120 days before the expiration of the member's term.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 670.310 & SB 546
Stats. Implemented: ORS 672.505 - ORS 672.705
Hist.: BGE 3-1998, f.10-16-98, cert. ef. 10-21-98; BGE 1-2000, f. & cert. ef. 8-3-00

809-060-0003

Qualifications of Licensee Membership on the Board

(1) A registrant is qualified to seek nomination for Board membership if:

(a) The registrant holds an active registration with the Board; and

(b) Has lived in the State of Oregon for at least one year preceding appointment to the Board; and

(c) Has been registered with the Board for at least one year preceding appointment to the Board.

(2) Notwithstanding subsection (1) of this section, a registrant is not qualified for nomination to Board membership if the registrant has been convicted, plead guilty, or plead nolo contendere to any criminal charge if the relationship of the facts which support the charge and all intervening circumstances tend to show that the registrant is not fit to hold the position, in the discretion of the Board.

(3) A registrant is not qualified for nomination to Board membership if the registrant, within the previous five years, has been reprimanded, suspended, or revoked by the Board for a violation of ORS Chapter 672 or the rules adopted by the Board.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 670.310 & SB 546
Stats. Implemented: ORS 672.505 - ORS 672.705
Hist.: BGE 3-1998, f.10-16-98, cert. ef. 10-21-98; BGE 1-2000, f. & cert. ef. 8-3-00; BGE 1-2002, f. & cert. ef. 2-6-02

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