Building Code

ORS 455.415
Identification badges


A person who is licensed by the State Plumbing Board or the Department of Consumer and Business Services pursuant to ORS 460.057 (Limited mechanical license), 460.059 (Limited apprentice license), 479.630 (Requirements for obtaining licenses), 479.910 (Limited energy technician license), 480.630 (Licensing of boiler contractors and persons installing, altering or repairing boilers or pressure vessels), 693.060 (Issuance of journeyman’s license), 693.103 (Limited specialty plumbers) or 693.111 (Solar heating and cooling system installers) must wear and visibly display an identification badge indicating the person’s current license status while performing work for which the license is required. The authority that licenses the person shall specify the size and content of the identification badge and may establish such other specifications as the authority deems appropriate.


Subsection (1) of this section does not apply if wearing or displaying the identification badge may create a danger to the public health or to the safety of the person or the public.


This section does not require the display of a contractor or business license. [2003 c.675 §62; 2005 c.758 §21]
Note: 455.415 (Identification badges) was added to and made a part of ORS chapter 455 by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.


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