ORS 583.560¹
Modification of legal proceedings and administrative matters
  • department authorized to compromise claims

Nothing in the provisions of ORS 583.001 (Short title), 583.007 (Definitions), 583.021 (Exemption of certain producer-handlers), 583.028 (Application of audit, pooling, equalization and quota provisions), 583.440 (License required of handlers and producer-handlers) (3), 583.445 (Application for license) to 583.463 (Milk purchase reports required of nonlicensed manufacturing plants), 583.505 (Orders establishing minimum prices for sale of milk by producers to handlers) to 583.510 (Pooling and equalization of milk in market areas), 583.516 (Quota reallocation) to 583.518 (Handler who fails or refuses to transport pool milk in accordance with department plan penalized), 583.560 (Modification of legal proceedings and administrative matters), 583.565 (Effect of termination of chapter) and 583.993 (Penalties) shall be construed as terminating, repealing, settling or changing any action, suit, audit or any other matter, started, commenced or hereinafter started or commenced by the State Department of Agriculture, or by any person against the department, for violations of, or for any matter arising from the provisions of this chapter prior to July 1, 1967. All moneys owing to the department, or owing by the department, continue to be owing. The department may with the written approval, which shall be a public record, of the director, the Attorney General and other supervisory officials, compromise or settle any matter or claim arising before or after July 1, 1967, if in their opinion such action is in the best interests of the milk industry. [1967 c.440 §22; 1971 c.418 §15; 1977 c.307 §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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