2007 ORS 167.332¹
Prohibition against possession of domestic animal

(1) In addition to any other penalty imposed by law, a person convicted of violating ORS 167.315 (Animal abuse in the second degree), 167.325 (Animal neglect in the second degree), 167.330 (Animal neglect in the first degree) or 167.340 (Animal abandonment) or of a misdemeanor under ORS 167.320 (Animal abuse in the first degree), may not possess a domestic animal for a period of five years following entry of the conviction. An offense under this subsection is an unclassified misdemeanor punishable by a fine not exceeding $1,000 and forfeiture of the animal as provided in ORS 167.350 (Forfeiture of rights in mistreated animal).

(2) In addition to any other penalty imposed by law, a person convicted of violating ORS 167.322 (Aggravated animal abuse in the first degree) or of a felony under ORS 167.320 (Animal abuse in the first degree), may not possess a domestic animal for a period of 15 years following entry of the conviction. An offense under this subsection is an unclassified misdemeanor punishable by a fine not exceeding $5,000 and forfeiture of the animal as provided under ORS 167.350 (Forfeiture of rights in mistreated animal). [2001 c.926 §3]

Chapter 167

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Exemp­tion of nuisance laws from constitu­tional require­ment for pay­ments based on govern­ment regula­tions restricting use of prop­erty, (2001) Vol 49, p 284

Law Review Cita­tions

51 OLR 427-637 (1972)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 167—Offenses Against Public Health, Decency and Animals, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­167.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 167, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­167ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.