ORS 471.351¹
Examination of books and premises of licensees

(1) The Oregon Liquor Control Commission has the right after 72 hours’ notice to the owner or the agent of the owner to make an examination of the books and may at any time make an examination of the premises of any person licensed under this chapter, or to check the alcoholic content of liquors carried by the licensee, for the purpose of determining compliance with this chapter and the rules of the commission.

(2) The commission shall not require the books of any licensee to be maintained on the premises of the licensee. [Formerly 471.330]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Under Former Similar Statute (ORS 472.170)

Right to enter premises at any time does not violate right under Fourth Amend­ment to United States Constitu­tion against warrantless search because agency employees may not use force to effect entry. Eddie's Supper Club, Inc. v. Ore. Liquor Control Comm., 23 Or App 493, 543 P2d 19 (1975)

Chapter 471

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Employ­ment by OLCC of staff member as "hearings advocate" at certain OLCC contested case hearings, (1983) Vol 44, p 1

Law Review Cita­tions

16 WLR 479 (1979)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 471—Alcoholic Liquors Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors471.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 471, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­471ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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