ORS 583.530¹
Prohibited practices

(1) No handler or producer-handler shall:

(a) Buy milk from any person other than a producer, producer agent, or another handler licensed under ORS 583.001 (Short title), 583.004 (Use of fees in enforcement of chapter), 583.021 (Exemption of certain producer-handlers), 583.028 (Application of audit, pooling, equalization and quota provisions) and 583.410 (Purpose) to 583.465 (Primary markets).

(b) Deal in or handle milk if such handler knows such milk has previously been dealt in or handled in violation of any provision of ORS 583.001 (Short title), 583.004 (Use of fees in enforcement of chapter), 583.021 (Exemption of certain producer-handlers), 583.028 (Application of audit, pooling, equalization and quota provisions) and 583.410 (Purpose) to 583.465 (Primary markets).

(c) Purchase or accept delivery of any milk in a market area where a market pool is established, that has not been assigned quota as prescribed and established by the State Department of Agriculture under the provisions of ORS 583.001 (Short title), 583.004 (Use of fees in enforcement of chapter), 583.021 (Exemption of certain producer-handlers), 583.028 (Application of audit, pooling, equalization and quota provisions) and 583.410 (Purpose) to 583.565 (Effect of termination of chapter), unless such milk is replacement milk as defined in ORS 583.007 (Definitions).

(2) No handler shall buy or offer to buy from a handler, producer, producer’s agent or cooperative corporation or association, and no handler, producer, producer’s agent or cooperative corporation or association shall sell or offer to sell to a handler, any Class 1 or Class 2 milk at a price less than that established under ORS 583.505 (Orders establishing minimum prices for sale of milk by producers to handlers). [1963 c.442 §§12,25; 1977 c.307 §15; 1983 c.740 §225]

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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