ORS 583.016¹
Purpose
  • construction

(1) Whereas, the production, sale and distribution of milk and milk products in this state are attended with conditions adversely affecting milk producers, handlers and consumers of milk, it is hereby declared that the purpose of ORS 583.007 (Definitions), 583.016 (Purpose) and 583.046 (Poundage fee on Grade A milk) to 583.166 (Disposition of fees) is to provide the assistance of the State of Oregon in maintaining an adequate supply of healthful milk through the state auditing of the records of handlers as they pertain to the pooling and usage of milk and the payment therefor.

(2) The provisions of ORS 583.007 (Definitions), 583.016 (Purpose) and 583.046 (Poundage fee on Grade A milk) to 583.166 (Disposition of fees) shall not be construed to conflict with or repeal, and are in addition to and not in lieu of, any other law of this state or any municipal ordinance relating to any health or sanitary requirement, or any municipal ordinance relating to the inspection, grading or production of Grade A milk. [1961 c.638 §§1,18]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 583—Milk Marketing, Production and Distribution, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors583.­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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