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Upcoming HLO closures due to state holidays

Mark your calendar and note that the Health Licensing Office (and all State of Oregon agencies) will be closed on the following days:
  • Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, for Thanksgiving
  • Monday, Dec. 25, 2017, for Christmas
  • Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, for New Year's Day
  • Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, for Presidents' Day

 

Practitioner information

2017 House Bill 2503 created a program and license for lactation consultants. The program was placed under the authority of the Health Licensing Office. Administrative rules for lactation consultant licensing, license renewal and continuing education were developed with a rules advisory committee.
 
Licenses will be issued beginning Jan. 2, 2018. Rules take effect on Dec. 1, 2017; and applicants can submit their applications beginning on Dec. 1.

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