ORS 583.028¹
Application of audit, pooling, equalization and quota provisions

(1) Notwithstanding other provisions of this chapter to the contrary, the following wording and provisions relate and apply to each applicable section of law prescribed in this section:

(a) In addition to and as a part of the provisions of ORS 583.076 (Auditing handlers' records), the State Department of Agriculture is also authorized thereunder to audit the records of all the milk received, handled, used or sold by a handler or producer-handler and may investigate the premises thereof to help verify the accuracy of the audit or to confirm the receipts, production, usage or disposition of all such milk regardless of its source.

(b) The provisions of ORS 583.500 (Hearing required before order issued), 583.520 (Department to provide system for equitable payments to producers where no market pool exists) and 583.530 (Prohibited practices) also include, cover and apply to Class 3 milk.

(c) The prices established by the department under this chapter also apply to milk sold or purchased between handlers.

(d) In ORS 583.515 (Establishment of quota for producers in market areas) (1) "quota" shall also mean a producer’s portion of the total Class 1 sales of pool milk plus 15 percent.

(2) The provisions of subsection (1)(a) to (d) of this section are in addition to and not in lieu of the sections of law designated therein. If there is a conflict then the provisions of this section supersede the provisions of each such applicable or designated section of law. [1967 c.440 §10]

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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