Chapter 496  Application, Administration and Enforcement of Wildlife Laws

General Provisions

§ 496.002 Short title
§ 496.004 Definitions
§ 496.007 Game bird defined
§ 496.009 Game fish defined
§ 496.012 Wildlife policy
§ 496.016 Applicability of wildlife laws to commercial fishing laws
§ 496.018 Person with disability under wildlife laws

State Department Of Fish And Wildlife; Commission; Director; Duties And Powers Generally

§ 496.080 State Department of Fish and Wildlife
§ 496.085 Fish Screening Task Force
§ 496.090 State Fish and Wildlife Commission
§ 496.108 Commission officers
§ 496.112 State Fish and Wildlife Director
§ 496.116 Delegation of rulemaking authority to director
§ 496.118 Duties and powers of director
§ 496.121 Authority of department to require fingerprints
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Threatened Or Endangered Wildlife Species

§ 496.171 Definitions for ORS 496.171 to 496.182
§ 496.172 Commission management authority for threatened or endangered species
§ 496.176 Listing species
§ 496.182 Protection and conservation programs
§ 496.192 Effect of law on commercial forestland or other private land

Salmon For Indian Ceremonies

§ 496.201 Department to furnish salmon for ceremonies
§ 496.206 Written request for salmon
§ 496.211 Limitation on amount and use
§ 496.216 Disposition of salmon remaining after ceremony
§ 496.221 ORS 496.201 to 496.221 not intended to extend Indian legal or political rights

Access And Habitat Board

§ 496.228 Access and Habitat Board
§ 496.232 Board to make program recommendations
§ 496.236 Advisory councils to board
§ 496.242 Access and habitat program funds

Hunting On Public Lands

§ 496.246 Use of public lands for hunting

Fish And Wildlife Habitat Improvement

§ 496.270 Immunity from liability for damages resulting from habitat or water quality improvement project

Fish Resource Protection, Restoration And Enhancement

(Salmon)

§ 496.275 Salmon resource protection and restoration

(All Fisheries)

§ 496.280 Findings
§ 496.283 Use of certain moneys
§ 496.286 Restoration and Enhancement Board
§ 496.289 Duties of board
§ 496.291 Advisory councils

State Wildlife Fund; Receipts And Expenditures

§ 496.300 State Wildlife Fund
§ 496.303 Fish and Wildlife Account
§ 496.306 Compensation for damage done by bear and cougar not to be paid from State Wildlife Fund
§ 496.311 Limitation on size of revolving fund
§ 496.340 Payments to counties in lieu of taxes

(Temporary Provisions Related To The Task Force On Funding For Fish, Wildlife And Related Outdoor Recreation And Education Are Compiled As Notes Following Ors 496.340)

Willamette River Basin Bonneville Power Administration Stewardship Fund

§ 496.350 Willamette River Basin Bonneville Power Administration Stewardship Fund

Nongame Wildlife

§ 496.375 Nongame wildlife defined
§ 496.380 Designation of tax refunds to finance program
§ 496.385 Nongame Wildlife Fund
§ 496.390 Control over fund by department

Salmon And Trout Enhancement

§ 496.430 Definitions for ORS 496.430 and 496.435 to 496.455
§ 496.435 Policy to recover and sustain native stocks
§ 496.440 Enhancement program to be conducted by commission
§ 496.445 Duties of commission
§ 496.450 Application for project
§ 496.455 Use of native stocks for projects
§ 496.458 Remote hatchbox program
§ 496.460 Salmon and Trout Enhancement Program Advisory Committee
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Adoption Of Plans For Natural Production Of Anadromous Fish Runs

§ 496.470 Natural production of anadromous fish
§ 496.475 Adoption of basin plans
§ 496.480 Reports on basin plans

Fishing Tackle Collection, Disposal And Recycling

§ 496.490 Fishing tackle program

Wildlife Cooperation; Federal Wildlife Aid

§ 496.510 Assent to federal wildlife-restoration statute
§ 496.525 Federal fish restoration and management aid

Migratory Waterfowl Stamps

§ 496.550 Migratory waterfowl
§ 496.555 Contract on migratory waterfowl stamp matters

Upland Bird Stamps

§ 496.558 Upland bird defined
§ 496.562 Policy
§ 496.566 Contest for stamp design

Habitat Conservation Stamp

§ 496.571 Habitat conservation stamp

Wildlife Law Enforcement And Enforcement Officers

§ 496.605 Enforcement of wildlife laws by State Fish and Wildlife Director, deputies and peace officers
§ 496.610 State police to enforce wildlife laws
§ 496.615 Commission employees to supplement state police
§ 496.620 Nonliability of law enforcement officers
§ 496.630 District attorneys to prosecute criminal cases
§ 496.640 Service of process by law enforcement personnel
§ 496.645 Arrest without warrant of violators
§ 496.650 Issuance of citation to violator
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Potentially Habituated Wildlife

§ 496.730 Legislative intent
§ 496.731 Written notification requiring removal of attractant for potentially habituated wildlife

Wildlife Law Violator Compact

§ 496.750 Wildlife Law Violator Compact

Permit For Water For Hydroelectric Purposes

§ 496.815 Definitions for ORS 496.815 to 496.825
§ 496.820 Permit or license fee
§ 496.825 Application fee
§ 496.830 Penalty fee
§ 496.835 Oregon Fish and Wildlife Hydroelectric Fund

Penalties

§ 496.992 Caution-flag-12 Penalties
§ 496.994 Obstructing the taking of wildlife prohibited
§ 496.996 Attempts to take wildlife decoy as unlawful wildlife taking