Architects

ORS 671.025
Certain drawings and specifications to carry stamp

  • identification


(1)

Any person applying for a license or permit required under the laws of this state or the ordinances of any jurisdiction in which the person proposes to erect, construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, improve, remove or convert a building shall submit an original or reproduction of the drawings and specifications for the work proposed. The drawings and specifications must:

(a)

Bear the stamp of a registered architect or registered professional engineer if the services of a registered architect or registered professional engineer are required under ORS 671.010 (Definitions for ORS 671.010 to 671.220) to 671.220 (Civil penalties); and

(b)

Be drawn to scale with sufficient clarity to indicate the nature and extent of the work proposed and that the work proposed conforms with the requirements of ORS 671.010 (Definitions for ORS 671.010 to 671.220) to 671.220 (Civil penalties), the state building code and any other applicable laws and ordinances.

(2)

The drawings and specifications must bear identification that includes, but is not limited to:

(a)

The project name and location;

(b)

The name, address and telephone number of the person responsible for the preparation of the documents;

(c)

The name, address and telephone number of the owner; and

(d)

The date the documents were issued.

(3)

Each jurisdiction that requires the issuance of a permit as a condition precedent to the construction, alteration, improvement or repair of any building or structure shall require the signature and registration stamp on the drawings and specifications from a person authorized to prepare the drawings and specifications.

(4)

The registration stamp and signature on the drawings and specifications of the architect or engineer preparing the drawings and specifications constitute compliance with this section.

(5)

This section does not apply to the issuance of permits if the preparation of the drawings and specifications for the construction, alteration, improvement or repair of a building or structure is exempt from the provisions of this section, except that the person preparing the drawings and specifications for others shall be so identified. [1961 c.585 §3; 1977 c.803 §3; 1991 c.910 §1; 2013 c.196 §3]

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