A patient shall
register on an annual basis to maintain active registration status by
(a) A renewal application
prescribed by the Authority;
APS signed by the patient's attending provider within 90 days prior to the
expiration date of the patient's current card, reconfirming the patient's
debilitating medical condition and that the medical use of marijuana mitigates
the symptoms of the patient's debilitating medical condition, except as
provided in section (2) of this rule; and
The additional information and fees
required in OAR 333-008-0020
except that government issued photographic
identification for a grower, caregiver or patient is not required to be
resubmitted if the applicant previously submitted identification that is
unexpired at the time the renewal application is received and the same
caregiver or grower is being designated on the patient application as the
patient who meets the following criteria and provides documentation of meeting
the criteria in accordance with instructions on the renewal application form is
not required to submit an APS as described in subsection (1)(b) of this rule:
Has been assigned a total and permanent
disability rating for compensation that rates the veteran as unable to secure
or follow a substantially gainful occupation as a result of service-connected
disabilities as described in 38 C.F.R. 4.16
(b) Has a United States Department of
Veterans Affairs total disability rating of 100 percent as a result of an
injury or illness that the veteran incurred, or that was aggravated, during
active military service and who received a discharge or release under other
than dishonorable conditions.
A renewal application may be submitted by
mail at PO Box 14450, Portland, OR 97293-0450 or in person at the OMMP drop box
located at 800 N.E. Oregon St., Portland, OR 97232 or submitted electronically
through the Authority's electronic application system available at
along with accompanying documentation.
(4) Between 60 to 90 calendar days prior to
expiration, the Authority shall notify the patient of the upcoming expiration
(5) If a renewal application
and accompanying information is not received by the expiration date on the
patient's card, the patient's card and all other associated OMMP identification
cards, if any, are expired.
Upon receipt of a complete renewal application, including payment of the
required application fee, the Authority must issue a receipt to the applicant
verifying that a complete renewal application has been received. A receipt
issued under this section has the same legal effect as a registry
identification card for 30 days following the date on which the receipt was
issued to the applicant.
Authority shall review and verify the renewal application information in the
same manner as specified in OAR 333-008-0023
and shall reject
as incomplete, approve, or deny the application in accordance with OAR
, as applicable.
(8) If a patient has submitted a complete
renewal application and paid the applicable fees prior to the patient's card
expiring but the Authority has not yet issued the patient a renewal card, for
purposes of the Oregon Medical Marijuana Act the patient and any of the
patient's designees if designated on the prior registration for that patient
will be considered by the Authority to have valid cards until the Authority
acts on the renewal application.
Or. Admin. R. 333-008-0040
OHD 3-1999, f. & cert.
ef. 4-29-99; PH 9-2003, f. 6-26-03, cert. ef. 7-1-03; PH 18-2005, f. 12-30-05,
cert. ef. 1-1-06; PH 15-2007, f. 12-19-07, cert. ef. 1-1-08; PH 21-2010, f.
& cert. ef. 9-13-10; PH 27-2010, f. & cert. ef. 12-28-10; PH 8-2011, f.
9-30-11, cert. ef. 10-1-11;
9-2016, f. 2-26-16, cert. ef.
21-2016, f. 6-24-16, cert. ef.
33-2016, f. & cert. ef.
117-2018, minor correction filed 04/27/2018, effective
22-2019, amend filed 11/15/2019, effective
79-2021, amend filed 11/15/2021, effective
63-2022, minor correction filed 05/11/2022, effective
Statutory/Other Authority: ORS 475C.783, 475C.789, ORS
475C.792 & 475C.919
Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS 475C.783, 475C.789 &