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26.04.070 Temporary Permits.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 187432, effective December 4, 2015.)  The Bureau will issue temporary permits for emergency electrical work or unanticipated electrical work as those terms are defined in and pursuant to OAR 918-309-0080, provided all of the requirements in OAR 918-309-0080 are met.  Temporary permits will only be issued to licensed electrical contractors.  Temporary permits are valid for 7 days.
When work is done under a temporary permit, the permit application and fees must either be received by the Bureau within 7 calendar days of the start of work, or, if mailed, be postmarked within 7 calendar days of the start of work.