shellfish

  • 1.

    "Shellfish" has the meaning given that term in ORS 506.011 (Types of marine life defined).

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    See also wildlife
  • 2.

    "Shellfish" means:

    (a) All edible species of oysters, either shucked or in the shell, fresh or frozen, whole or in part and intended for human consumption.

    (b) All edible species of clams, either shucked or in the shell, fresh or frozen, whole or in part and intended for human consumption.

    (c) All edible species of mussels, either shucked or in the shell, fresh or frozen, whole or in part and intended for human consumption.

    (d) All edible species of scallops, either shucked or in the shell, fresh or frozen, whole or in part, except when the final product is the shucked adductor muscle only, and intended for human consumption. [1955 c.331 §1; 1969 c.283 §1; 1973 c.508 §1; 1993 c.720 §6; 1995 c.25 §1]

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    See also dealer, peddler
  • 3.

    "Shellfish" includes but is not limited to abalone, clams, crabs, crayfish or crawfish, mussels, oysters, piddocks, scallops and shrimp. [1965 c.570 §4; 2003 c.809 §11]

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