2013 ORS § 596.396¹
Length of quarantine
  • payment of expense of cleaning and disinfecting

(1) Any quarantine imposed by the State Department of Agriculture pursuant to ORS 596.392 (Authority of department relating to disease control), 596.394 (Summary quarantine of livestock and contaminated property imported into state from quarantined area), 596.402 (Authority to summarily quarantine areas) or 596.404 (Department may seize part or product of slaughtered diseased livestock) shall be for such period of time as will reasonably insure that the quarantined livestock, property, premises or place are no longer capable of transmitting or causing the transmission of the disease.

(2) All expenses of cleaning, treatment and disinfecting required by the department pursuant to ORS 596.371 (Treatment of diseased livestock by owner), 596.392 (Authority of department relating to disease control), 596.394 (Summary quarantine of livestock and contaminated property imported into state from quarantined area) and 596.404 (Department may seize part or product of slaughtered diseased livestock) shall be paid by the owner or person in possession of the livestock, property or premises. [1953 c.689 §6; 1955 c.557 §26]