ORS 576.800¹
Definitions

As used in ORS 576.800 (Definitions) to 576.810 (Rules):

(1) "Cultivated ginseng" means ginseng that is growing or has been grown in tilled beds under the shade of artificial structures or under natural shade, and that is cultivated by a person.

(2) "Dealer" means a person who buys cultivated ginseng for the purpose of resale, but does not include a person who buys root of cultivated ginseng for the purpose of retail sale to consumers in the United States.

(3) "Ginseng" means any part of the plant known as American Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius L.), including plants, whole roots, essentially intact roots and root chunks and slices, but excluding root hairs, extracts, derivatives, leaves, stems, flowers and seeds.

(4) "Grower" means any person who grows and sells cultivated ginseng. [1997 c.9 §1]

Note: 576.800 (Definitions) to 576.815 (Revocation or suspension of license) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 576 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 576—Agricultural Marketing Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­576.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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.
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