Geologists
Criminal Penalties
Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Photogrammetrists
§ 672.002 Definitions for ORS 672.002 to 672.325
§ 672.005 Additional definitions
§ 672.007 Acts constituting practicing or offering to practice engineering, land surveying or photogrammetric mapping
§ 672.020 Practice of engineering without registration prohibited; seal required
§ 672.025 Practice of land surveying without registration prohibited; seal required
§ 672.028 Practice of photogrammetric mapping without registration prohibited; seal required
§ 672.045 Prohibited activities relating to practices of engineering, land surveying or photogrammetric mapping
§ 672.047 Right of entry by land surveyor; compensation for damages caused; notice; removal of survey markers
§ 672.060 Activities not requiring registration

Terms Used In Oregon Statutes > Chapter 672 - Professional Engineers; Land Surveyors; Photogrammetrists; Geologists

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Articles of incorporation: means the articles described in ORS § 60. See Oregon Statutes 60.001
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • City: includes any incorporated village or town. See Oregon Statutes 174.100
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Guarantor: A party who agrees to be responsible for the payment of another party's debts should that party default. Source: OCC
  • Individual: means a natural person or the estate of an incompetent individual or a deceased individual. See Oregon Statutes 60.001
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Lawsuit: A legal action started by a plaintiff against a defendant based on a complaint that the defendant failed to perform a legal duty, resulting in harm to the plaintiff.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgage loan: A loan made by a lender to a borrower for the financing of real property. Source: OCC
  • Mortgagor: The person who pledges property to a creditor as collateral for a loan and who receives the money.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Person: means an individual or entity. See Oregon Statutes 60.001
  • Proceeding: means a civil, criminal, administrative or investigatory action. See Oregon Statutes 60.001
  • Rescission: The cancellation of budget authority previously provided by Congress. The Impoundment Control Act of 1974 specifies that the President may propose to Congress that funds be rescinded. If both Houses have not approved a rescission proposal (by passing legislation) within 45 days of continuous session, any funds being withheld must be made available for obligation.
  • Shareholder: means a person in whose name a share is registered in the records of a corporation or the beneficial owner of a share to the extent of the rights granted by a nominee certificate on file with a corporation. See Oregon Statutes 60.001
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.