ORS 578.216¹
Authority of commission to adopt rules authorizing refunds
  • effect

(1) In addition to any refund permitted under ORS 578.211 (Levy and collection of assessment), the Oregon Wheat Commission may adopt rules that provide for the commission to refund all or part of an assessment on wheat upon request of the person paying the assessment. A rule adopted under this subsection may not provide for the commission to refund less than the portion of the assessment used by the commission for advertising and product promotion.

(2) If the commission adopts rules pursuant to subsection (1) of this section, plans and projects recommended by the commission are exempt from State Department of Agriculture review and approval or disapproval under ORS 578.025 (Department oversight of commission) (2). [2003 c.604 §77]

Note: The amendments to 578.216 (Authority of commission to adopt rules authorizing refunds) by section 78, chapter 604, Oregon Laws 2003, become operative January 2, 2010. See section 79, chapter 604, Oregon Laws 2003, as amended by section 5, chapter 55, Oregon Laws 2007. The text that is operative on and after January 2, 2010, is set forth for the user’s convenience.

578.216 (Authority of commission to adopt rules authorizing refunds). In addition to any refund permitted under ORS 578.211 (Levy and collection of assessment), the Oregon Wheat Commission may adopt rules that provide for the commission to refund all or part of an assessment on wheat upon request of the person paying the assessment. A rule adopted under this subsection may not provide for the commission to refund less than the portion of the assessment used by the commission for advertising and product promotion.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 578—Oregon Wheat Commission, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors578.­pdf (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.
 
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