Discipline or issuance refusal
(1)The Department of Public Safety Standards and Training may refuse to grant or renew a license, may suspend or revoke a license or may reprimand an investigator for any violation of ORS 703.405 (License requirement), 703.450 (Requirements of conduct) or 703.460 (Information required) or of any rule adopted by the Board on Public Safety Standards and Training or the department.
(2)In determining whether to issue a denial, suspension, revocation or reprimand, the department shall consider the facts of the case as they relate to the person’s fitness to practice as an investigator.
(3)As part of the disciplinary process, the department may provide an investigator with an opportunity to correct the deficiencies by allowing the investigator to complete a course of rehabilitation approved by the department.
(4)When the department denies or revokes a license, the applicant or licensee may not reapply for a license until three years have elapsed from the issuance of the final order of denial or revocation. A person who reapplies after a denial or revocation must prove by a preponderance of the evidence that the grounds for the denial or revocation no longer exist. [1997 c.870 §18; 2001 c.838 §10; 2005 c.613 §21; 2007 c.320 §9]
Section 703.465 — Discipline or issuance refusal,