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POL Government Elected Officials Auditor Griffin-Valade Charter, Code & Policies City Code & Charter Online Code & Charter Title 26 Electrical Regul Chapter 26.03  Organization and Enforcement
26.03.070 Electrical Board of Appeal.

A.  Appointment of Board.  In order to hear appeals where an applicant is aggrieved by the findings of the Director, the Mayor shall appoint three members to serve on the Electrical Board of Appeal.  The Mayor shall appoint three alternate members to serve in the absence of regular members.
1.  One member and one alternate member shall beOregon licensed journeymen electricians whose experience and training provide expertise on matters contained in this Title.  One member and one alternate member shall be Oregon registered electrical engineers with substantial experience in electrical design and construction subject to the requirements of this Title.  One member and one alternate member shall be electrical contractors experienced in electrical design and construction subject to requirements of this Title.
 
2.  Board of Appeal members and alternate members shall serve three-year terms.  Vacancies occurring prior to the end of a term for whatever cause may be filled by qualified persons through appointment by the Mayor for the remainder of the term.
 
3.  Any member may be removed by the Mayor for incompetence, dereliction of duty, incapacity or other sufficient cause.
 
4.  Members of the Board shall neither sit for nor rule on any case in which they are either personally or professionally involved.
 
5.  Members of the Board shall serve without pay.
B.  Fees for Appeals.  The fees for all appeals shall be in accordance with Paragraph 26.05.040.E.9.
 
C.  Powers and Limitations of Authority of the Board of Appeal.  The Electrical Board of Appeal shall determine the suitability of alternate materials and types of construction and provide reasonable interpretations of the requirements of this Title.  Any person aggrieved by the final decision of the Board of Appeal may, within 30 days after the date of the decision, appeal to the Chief Electrical Inspector of the State of Oregon.