The Health Licensing Office (HLO) has filed proposed administrative rules for the Board of Direct Midwifery regarding discounts in licensing fees.
As of July 1, 2015, the rules as proposed would allow an applicant applying for an original license totaling $800 to be granted a $350 license fee discount for a total cost for the license $450 until July 1, 2019. An application fee of $150 must be paid in order to grant the $350 license fee discount. The license fee discount is available to individuals who meet all application requirements for direct entry midwifery licensure under OAR 332-015-0030 and reside in Oregon. Only applicants who have not held a direct entry midwifery license in Oregon qualify for the
As of January 1, 2015, the rules as proposed would allow an applicant applying to renew a license totaling $800 to be granted a $200 discount for a total cost for the license $600 until July 1, 2019. The license fee discount is available to individuals who meet all renewal requirements for direct entry midwifery licensure under OAR 332-020-0000 and reside in Oregon.
A hearing is scheduled for 11 a.m. June 25 in the Health Licensing Office Rhoades Conference Room, 700 Summer St. NE, Suite 320, Salem, OR 97301. Administrative rules are scheduled to become permanent and effective in July 2015. Click here to review the proposed rules
. The public comment period opens June 1 and runs through 5 p.m. June 28.
If you have questions or need additional information, contact policy analyst Samie Patnode at 503-373-1917 or firstname.lastname@example.org