TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

CHAPTER Fors 100 DEFINITIONS, ORGANIZATION AND PUBLIC INFORMATION

            PART Fors 101 PURPOSE AND SCOPE

                        Section Fors 101.01 Purpose and Scope

 

            PART Fors 102 DEFINITIONS

                        Section Fors 102.01 Terms Used

 

            PART Fors 103 BOARD ORGANIZATION

                        Section Fors 103.01 Duties and Responsibilities

                        Section Fors 103.02 Composition of the Board

                        Section Fors 103.03 Election of Officers

                        Section Fors 103.04 Secretary

                        Section Fors 103.05 The Chairperson and Vice Chairperson

                        Section Fors 103.06 Seal

                        Section Fors 103.07 Office Hours, Office Location, Mailing Address and Telephone

 

            PART Fors 104 PUBLIC INFORMATION

                        Section Fors 104.01 Record of Board Actions

                        Section Fors 104.02 Custodian of Records

 

            PART Fors 105 MEETINGS, DELIBERATIONS AND DECISIONS

                        Section Fors 105.01 Meetings

                        Section Fors 105.02 Quorum

                        Section Fors 105.03 Board Meeting Procedures

                        Section Fors 105.04 Procedures

                        Section Fors 105.05 Tentative Decisions

 

            PART Fors 106 ROSTER

                        Section Fors 106.01 Roster Distribution

 

            PART Fors 107 APPOINTMENT OF COMMITTEES

                        Section Fors 107.01 Committees

 

CHAPTER Fors 200 PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

            PART Fors 201  PURPOSE AND SCOPE

                        Section Fors 201.01  Purpose and Scope

 

            PART Fors 202  DEFINITIONS

                        Section Fors 202.01  Definitions

 

            PART Fors 203  PRESIDING OFFICER; WITHDRAWAL AND WAIVER OF RULES

                        Section Fors 203.01  Presiding Officer; Appointment; Authority

                        Section Fors 203.02  Withdrawal of Presiding Officer

                        Section Fors 203.03  Waiver or Suspension of Rules by Presiding Officer

 

            PART Fors 204  FILING, FORMAT AND DELIVERY OF DOCUMENTS

                        Section Fors 204.01  Date of Issuance or Filing

                        Section Fors 204.02  Format of Documents

                        Section Fors 204.03  Delivery of Documents

 

            PART Fors 205  TIME PERIODS

                        Section Fors 205.01  Computation of Time

 

            PART Fors 206  MOTIONS AND PLEADINGS

                        Section Fors 206.01  Motions; Objections

                        Section Fors 206.02  Pleadings

 

            PART Fors 207  NOTICE OF HEARING; APPEARANCES; PRE-HEARING CONFERENCES

                        Section Fors 207.01  Commencement of Hearing

                        Section Fors 207.02  Docket Numbers

                        Section Fors 207.03  Notice of Hearing

                        Section Fors 207.04  Appearances and Representation

                        Section Fors 207.05  Pre-Hearing Conference

 

            PART Fors 208  ROLES OF BOARD STAFF AND COMPLAINANTS

                        Section Fors 208.01  Role of Board Staff in Enforcement or Disciplinary Hearings

                        Section Fors 208.02  Role of Complainants in Enforcement or Disciplinary Hearings

 

            PART Fors 209  INTERVENTION

                        Section Fors 209.01  Intervention

 

            PART Fors 210  POSTPONEMENT REQUESTS AND FAILURE TO ATTEND HEARING

                        Section Fors 210.01  Postponements

                        Section Fors 210.02  Failure to Attend Hearing

            PART Fors 211  REQUESTS FOR INFORMATION OR DOCUMENTS

                        Section Fors 211.01  Voluntary Production of Information

                        Section Fors 211.02  Motions to Compel Production of Information

                        Section Fors 211.03  Mandatory Pre-Hearing of Witnesses and Exhibits

 

            PART Fors 212  RECORD, PROOF, EVIDENCE AND DECISIONS

                        Section Fors 212.01  Record of the Hearing

                        Section Fors 212.02  Standard and Burden of Proof

                        Section Fors 212.03  Testimony; Order of Proceeding

                        Section Fors 212.04  Evidence

                        Section Fors 212.05  Proposed Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law

                        Section Fors 212.06  Closing the Record

                        Section Fors 212.07  Reopening the Record

                        Section Fors 212.08  Decisions

 

            PART Fors 213  MOTION FOR REHEARING

                        Section Fors 213.01  Purpose

                        Section Fors 213.02  Applicability

                        Section Fors 213.03  Filing and Content of Motion

                        Section Fors 213.04  Standard for Granting Motion for Rehearing

                        Section Fors 213.05  Decision on Motion for Rehearing

 

            PART Fors 214  RULEMAKING PUBLIC COMMENT HEARINGS

                        Section Fors 214.01  Purpose

                        Section Fors 214.02  Scope

                        Section Fors 214.03  Notice

                        Section Fors 214.04  Media Access

                        Section Fors 214.05  Moderator

                        Section Fors 214.06  Public Participation

 

            PART Fors 215  PETITION FOR RULEMAKING

                        Section Fors 215.01  Petition for Rulemaking

                        Section Fors 215.02  Disposition of Petition

 

            PART Fors 216  DECLARATORY RULINGS

                        Section Fors 216.01  Petitions

                        Section Fors 216.02  Action on Petitions

 

            PART Fors 217  EXPLANATION AFTER ADOPTION

                        Section Fors 217.01  Explanation After Adoption

 

CHAPTER Fors 300  LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS

            PART Fors 301  APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

                        Section Fors 301.01  Application Process

                        Section Fors 301.02  Application for Licensure

                        Section Fors 301.03  Fees

                        Section Fors 301.04  Application/Licensure Fees

 

            PART Fors 302  QUALIFICATION OF APPLICANTS

                        Section Fors 302.01  Candidate Requirements

                        Section Fors 302.02  Experience Requirements

                        Section Fors 302.03  Educational Requirements

                        Section Fors 302.04  References Required

                        Section Fors 302.05  Information from References

                        Section Fors 302.06  Additional References

 

            PART Fors 303  EXAMINATIONS

                        Section Fors 303.01  Examinations

 

            PART Fors 304  RECIPROCITY

                        Section Fors 304.01  Reciprocity

 

            PART Fors 305  CREDENTIALS

                        Section Fors 305.01  License

                        Section Fors 305.02  Pocket Cards

                        Section Fors 305.03  Licensed Forester Seal/Stamp

 

CHAPTER Fors 400  CONTINUED STATUS, LICENSE DISCIPLINE

            PART Fors 401  EXPIRATION AND RENEWALS

                        Section Fors 401.01  Renewals

                        Section Fors 401.02  Renewal Notices

                        Section Fors 401.03  Renewal Application

                        Section Fors 401.04  Denial of Renewal

                        Section Fors 401.05  Reinstatement

 

            PART Fors 402  DISCIPLINARY MATTERS

                        Section Fors 402.01  Initiation of Disciplinary Action

                        Section Fors 402.02  Disciplinary Sanctions

                        Section Fors 402.03  Administrative Fines

                        Section Fors 402.04  Procedures for Assessing and Collecting Fines

 

            PART Fors 403  CONTINUING EDUCATION

                        Section Fors 403.01  Basic Requirement

                        Section Fors 403.02  Requirements for New Licensees

                        Section Fors 403.03  Proof of Attendance

                        Section Fors 403.04  Assigning CEUs

                        Section Fors 403.05  CEU Credits

                        Section Fors 403.06  Waiver of Continuing Education Deadline

                        Section Fors 403.07  Noncompliance

 

CHAPTER Fors 500  ETHICAL STANDARDS, PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT, ADMINISTRATIVE FINES AND LICENSE SURRENDER

            PART Fors 501  ETHICAL STANDARDS/PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT

                        Section Fors 501.01  Purpose and Scope

                        Section Fors 501.02  Obligation To Obey

                        Section Fors 501.03  Standards of Conduct

 

            PART Fors 502  VOLUNTARY LICENSE SURRENDER

                        Section Fors 502.01  Procedure for Surrendering a License

                        Section Fors 502.02  Effect of Voluntary License Surrender

                        Section Fors 502.03  Voluntary Surrender When Misconduct Allegations Are Pending